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Female employment and fertility in peninsular Malaysia: The maternal role incompatibility hypothesis reconsidered


  • Karen Mason
  • V. Palan


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  • Karen Mason & V. Palan, 1981. "Female employment and fertility in peninsular Malaysia: The maternal role incompatibility hypothesis reconsidered," Demography, Springer;Population Association of America (PAA), vol. 18(4), pages 549-575, November.
  • Handle: RePEc:spr:demogr:v:18:y:1981:i:4:p:549-575
    DOI: 10.2307/2060947

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    1. Murray Gendell & Maria Maravlglla & Philip Kreitner, 1970. "Fertility and economic activity of women in Guatemala city, 1964," Demography, Springer;Population Association of America (PAA), vol. 7(3), pages 273-286, August.
    2. Leibenstein, Harvey, 1974. "An Interpretation of the Economic Theory of Fertility: Promising Path or Blind Alley?," Journal of Economic Literature, American Economic Association, vol. 12(2), pages 457-479, June.
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    3. Amon Okpala, 1989. "Child care and female employment in urban nigeria," The Review of Black Political Economy, Springer;National Economic Association, vol. 17(3), pages 87-99, December.
    4. Dorrit, Posel & Gabrielle, van der Stoep, 2008. "Co-resident and absent mothers: Motherhood and labour force participation in South Africa," MPRA Paper 52907, University Library of Munich, Germany.

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