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Parental nonstandard work schedules during infancy and children’s BMI trajectories

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  • Afshin Zilanawala

    (University College London (UCL))

  • Jessica Abell

    (University College London (UCL))

  • Steven Bell

    (University of Cambridge)

  • Elizabeth Webb

    (University College London (UCL))

  • Rebecca Lacey

    (University College London (UCL))

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  • Afshin Zilanawala & Jessica Abell & Steven Bell & Elizabeth Webb & Rebecca Lacey, 2017. "Parental nonstandard work schedules during infancy and children’s BMI trajectories," Demographic Research, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research, Rostock, Germany, vol. 37(22), pages 709-726, September.
  • Handle: RePEc:dem:demres:v:37:y:2017:i:22
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    1. Lisa Benson & Manouchehr Mokhtari, 2011. "Parental Employment, Shared Parent–Child Activities and Childhood Obesity," Journal of Family and Economic Issues, Springer, vol. 32(2), pages 233-244, June.
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    Keywords

    body mass index; cohort studies; employment; family structure; United Kingdom;

    JEL classification:

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

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