Commodity Demands and Female Labour-Supply over the Life-Cycle
AbstractThis paper outlines a methodology to identify the preference parameters that characterize household behaviour over the life-cycle, through the specification and estimation of a model of individual behaviour. The focus of this research is directed towards commodity demands, female labour supply and the intertemporal allocation of life- time wealth. Empirical estimates of the parameters of interest are reported at the end of this paper.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by Université catholique de Louvain, Institut de Recherches Economiques et Sociales (IRES) in its series Discussion Papers (REL - Recherches Economiques de Louvain) with number 1992024.
Date of creation: 01 Jun 1992
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