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Evaluation of the Olsen Technique For Estimating the Fertility Response to Child Mortality


  • James Trussell
  • Randall Olsen


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  • James Trussell & Randall Olsen, 1983. "Evaluation of the Olsen Technique For Estimating the Fertility Response to Child Mortality," Demography, Springer;Population Association of America (PAA), vol. 20(3), pages 391-405, August.
  • Handle: RePEc:spr:demogr:v:20:y:1983:i:3:p:391-405
    DOI: 10.2307/2061250

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    1. Donald Pittenger, 1973. "An exponential model of female sterility," Demography, Springer;Population Association of America (PAA), vol. 10(1), pages 113-121, February.
    2. Randall Olsen, 1980. "Estimating the effect of child mortality on the number of births," Demography, Springer;Population Association of America (PAA), vol. 17(4), pages 429-443, November.
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    1. Arunachalam Dharmalingam & Sowmya Rajan & S. Morgan, 2014. "The Determinants of Low Fertility in India," Demography, Springer;Population Association of America (PAA), vol. 51(4), pages 1451-1475, August.
    2. Handa, Sudhanshu, 2000. "The Impact of Education, Income, and Mortality on Fertility in Jamaica," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 28(1), pages 173-186, January.
    3. Canning, David & Günther, Isabel & Linnemayr, Sebastian & Bloom, David, 2013. "Fertility choice, mortality expectations, and interdependent preferences—An empirical analysis," European Economic Review, Elsevier, vol. 63(C), pages 273-289.

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