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Son preference and the demand for additional children in pakistan


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  • M. Khan
  • Ismail Sirageldin


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Volume (Year): 14 (1977)
Issue (Month): 4 (November)
Pages: 481-495

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Handle: RePEc:spr:demogr:v:14:y:1977:i:4:p:481-495

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  1. Nerlove, Marc, 1974. "Household and Economy: Toward a New Theory of Population and Economic Growth," Journal of Political Economy, University of Chicago Press, vol. 82(2), pages S200-S218, Part II, .
  2. Keeley, Michael C, 1975. "A Comment on "An Interpretation of the Economic Theory of Fertility."," Journal of Economic Literature, American Economic Association, vol. 13(2), pages 461-68, June.
  3. James Tobin, 1955. "The Application of Multivariate Probit Analysis to Economic Survey Data," Cowles Foundation Discussion Papers 1, Cowles Foundation for Research in Economics, Yale University.
  4. Kelvin J. Lancaster, 1966. "A New Approach to Consumer Theory," Journal of Political Economy, University of Chicago Press, vol. 74, pages 132.
  5. Ben-Porath, Yoram & Welch, Finis, 1976. "Do Sex Preferences Really Matter?," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, MIT Press, vol. 90(2), pages 285-307, May.
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  1. Mohammed Sabihuddin Butt & Haroon Jamal, 1993. "Determinants of Marital Fertility in Pakistan: An Application of the "Synthesis Framework"," The Pakistan Development Review, Pakistan Institute of Development Economics, vol. 32(2), pages 199-220.
  2. M. ALl KHAN & ISMAIL SIRAGELDlN, 1981. "Intrafamily Interaction and Desired Additional Fertility in Pakistan.A Simultaneous-Equation Model with Dichotomous Dependent Variables," The Pakistan Development Review, Pakistan Institute of Development Economics, vol. 20(1), pages 37-60.
  3. Hina Nazli & Shahnaz Hamid, 1999. "Concerns of Food Security, Role of Gender, and Intrahousehold Dynamics in Pakistan," PIDE-Working Papers 1999:175, Pakistan Institute of Development Economics.
  4. ABDUL RAZZAQUE RUKANUDDlN, 1982. "Infant-Child Mortality and Son Preference as Factors Influencing Fertility in Pakistan," The Pakistan Development Review, Pakistan Institute of Development Economics, vol. 21(4), pages 297-328.
  5. M. ALl KHAN & I. SIRAGELDIN, 1983. "How Meaningful are Statements about the Desired Number of Additional Children? An Analysis of 1968 Pakistani Data," The Pakistan Development Review, Pakistan Institute of Development Economics, vol. 22(1), pages 1-22.
  6. Mizanur Rahman & Julie DaVanzo, 1993. "Gender preference and birth spacing in matlab, Bangladesh," Demography, Springer, vol. 30(3), pages 315-332, August.
  7. George Simmons & Celeste Smucker & Stan Bernstein & Eric Jensen, 1982. "Post-neonatal mortality in Rural India: Implications of an economic model," Demography, Springer, vol. 19(3), pages 371-389, August.


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