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Labor Market Conditions at School-Leaving: Long-Run Effects on Marriage and Fertility

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  • Johanna Catherine Maclean
  • Reginald Covington
  • Asia Sikora Kessler

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In this study, the authors assess the long-run impact of labor market conditions at the time of school-leaving on marriage and fertility outcomes.

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  • Johanna Catherine Maclean & Reginald Covington & Asia Sikora Kessler, 2016. "Labor Market Conditions at School-Leaving: Long-Run Effects on Marriage and Fertility," Mathematica Policy Research Reports 6269574df40540b8b0a020bd3, Mathematica Policy Research.
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    Labor market; leaving school; marriage; fertility;

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