Motives for Intergenerational Transfers. Evidence from Malaysia
AbstractIn this paper we discuss a number of hypotheses about motives for intergenerational transfers within the family. We use data on time and money transfers between generations in Malaysia, where there is neither Social Security nor Medicare, to explore these hypotheses empirically.
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- Lee Lillard & Robert Willis, 1997. "Motives for interqenerational transfers: Evidence from Malaysia," Demography, Springer, vol. 34(1), pages 115-134, February.
- R2 - Urban, Rural, Regional, Real Estate, and Transportation Economics - - Household Analysis
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