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Teen Pregnancy Prevention

In: Targeting Investments in Children: Fighting Poverty When Resources are Limited


  • Melissa Schettini Kearney


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  • Melissa Schettini Kearney, 2010. "Teen Pregnancy Prevention," NBER Chapters,in: Targeting Investments in Children: Fighting Poverty When Resources are Limited, pages 221-247 National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  • Handle: RePEc:nbr:nberch:11728

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    1. repec:aph:ajpbhl:1992:82:3:372-377_4 is not listed on IDEAS
    2. Ribar, David C, 1994. "Teenage Fertility and High School Completion," The Review of Economics and Statistics, MIT Press, vol. 76(3), pages 413-424, August.
    3. Saul D. Hoffman, 2008. "Updating the Teen Miscarriage Experiment: Are the Effects of a Teen Birth Becoming More Negative?," Working Papers 08-08, University of Delaware, Department of Economics.
    4. V. Joseph Hotz & Charles H. Mullin & Seth G. Sanders, 1997. "Bounding Causal Effects Using Data from a Contaminated Natural Experiment: Analysing the Effects of Teenage Childbearing," Review of Economic Studies, Oxford University Press, vol. 64(4), pages 575-603.
    5. Adam Ashcraft & Kevin Lang, 2006. "The Consequences of Teenage Childbearing," NBER Working Papers 12485, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
    6. Arline T. Geronimus & Sanders Korenman, 1992. "The Socioeconomic Consequences of Teen Childbearing Reconsidered," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, Oxford University Press, vol. 107(4), pages 1187-1214.
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    1. Phillip B. Levine, 2014. "Teenage childbearing and labor market implications for women," IZA World of Labor, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA), pages 1-28, July.
    2. Colin Cannonier, 2009. "State Abstinence Education Programs and Teen Fertility in the U.S," Departmental Working Papers 2009-14, Department of Economics, Louisiana State University.

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