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Cómo deciden los matrimonios el número óptimo de hijos

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The aim of this investigation is to analyze theoretically how a marriage make their decisions and what are the implications on significative variables, such as fertility rate and labor supply of the members. So, we design a simple familiar decision model under four different approaches: individual decisions, consensual decisions, altruistic decisions and, finally, bargaining process.

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  • Francisca Jiménez Jiménez, 2003. "Cómo deciden los matrimonios el número óptimo de hijos," Economic Working Papers at Centro de Estudios Andaluces E2003/36, Centro de Estudios Andaluces.
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    marriage decisions; consensus; altruism; bargaining.;

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    • D13 - Microeconomics - - Household Behavior - - - Household Production and Intrahouse Allocation
    • J13 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Demographic Economics - - - Fertility; Family Planning; Child Care; Children; Youth
    • J22 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Demand and Supply of Labor - - - Time Allocation and Labor Supply

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