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Children are costly, but raising them may pay

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  • Martin Werding

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  • Martin Werding, 2014. "Children are costly, but raising them may pay," Demographic Research, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research, Rostock, Germany, vol. 30(8), pages 253-276, January.
  • Handle: RePEc:dem:demres:v:30:y:2014:i:8
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    Keywords

    economic theory; fertility; intra-family bargaining; labor force participation; opportunity cost; public policy; rational choices; social context;

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    • J1 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Demographic Economics
    • Z0 - Other Special Topics - - General

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