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The fall in household size and the rise of the primary individual in the United States

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  • Frances Kobrin, 1976. "The fall in household size and the rise of the primary individual in the United States," Demography, Springer;Population Association of America (PAA), vol. 13(1), pages 127-138, February.
  • Handle: RePEc:spr:demogr:v:13:y:1976:i:1:p:127-138
    DOI: 10.2307/2060425
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    4. Brian Gratton & Myron P. Gutmann, 2010. "Emptying the Nest: Older Men in the United States, 1880-2000," Population and Development Review, The Population Council, Inc., vol. 36(2), pages 331-356.
    5. Gary V. Engelhardt & Jonathan Gruber & Cynthia D. Perry, 2002. "Social Security and Elderly Living Arrangements," NBER Working Papers 8911, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
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    7. Joan Kahn & Frances Goldscheider & Javier García-Manglano, 2013. "Growing Parental Economic Power in Parent–Adult Child Households: Coresidence and Financial Dependency in the United States, 1960–2010," Demography, Springer;Population Association of America (PAA), vol. 50(4), pages 1449-1475, August.
    8. Steven Ruggles, 2009. "Reconsidering the Northwest European Family System: Living Arrangements of the Aged in Comparative Historical Perspective," Population and Development Review, The Population Council, Inc., vol. 35(2), pages 249-273.
    9. Adam Ka-Lok Cheung & Wei-Jun Jean Yeung, 2015. "Temporal-spatial patterns of one-person households in China, 1982-2005," Demographic Research, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research, Rostock, Germany, vol. 32(44), pages 1209-1238, June.
    10. Robert T. Michael, 1978. "Causation Among Socioeconomic Time-Series," NBER Working Papers 0246, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
    11. Gary V. Engelhardt & Jonathan Gruber & Cynthia D. Perry, 2005. "Social Security and Elderly Living Arrangements: Evidence from the Social Security Notch," Journal of Human Resources, University of Wisconsin Press, vol. 40(2).
    12. Laurence J. Kotlikoff & John N. Morris, 1990. "Why Don't the Elderly Live with Their Children? A New Look," NBER Chapters,in: Issues in the Economics of Aging, pages 149-172 National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
    13. Carsten Schröder & Polina Minkovski & Christos Koulovatianos, 2010. "Per Capita Income Versus Household-Need Adjusted Income: A Cross-Country Comparison," LIS Working papers 528, LIS Cross-National Data Center in Luxembourg.
    14. Andrew Mason & Sang-Hyop Lee, 2004. "Population aging and the extended family in Taiwan," Demographic Research, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research, Rostock, Germany, vol. 10(8), pages 197-230, May.
    15. Emily Merchant & Brian Gratton & Myron Gutmann, 2012. "A Sudden Transition: Household Changes for Middle Aged U.S. Women in the Twentieth Century," Population Research and Policy Review, Springer;Southern Demographic Association (SDA), vol. 31(5), pages 703-726, October.

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