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Community and institutional influence on fertility: analytical issues

  • Bilsborrow RE
  • Guilkey DK
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    Examines ways of measuring the impact of community and institutional variables on individual fertility.

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    Paper provided by International Labour Organization in its series ILO Working Papers with number 254453.

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    Length: 142 P. pages
    Date of creation: 1987
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    Publication status: Published in Population and Labour Policies Programme working paper series
    Handle: RePEc:ilo:ilowps:254453
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