Does Economic Uncertainty Affect the Decision to Bear Children? Evidence from East and West Germany
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- Bhaumik, Sumon K. & Nugent, Jeffrey B., 2005. "Does Economic Uncertainty Affect the Decision to Bear Children? Evidence from East and West Germany," IZA Discussion Papers 1746, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
- Sumon Kumar Bhaumik & Jeffrey B. Nugent, 2006. "Does Economic Uncertainty Affect the Decision to Bear Children? Evidence from East and West Germany," CEDI Discussion Paper Series 06-06, Centre for Economic Development and Institutions(CEDI), Brunel University.
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KeywordsFalling Fertility; Uncertainty; Germany;
- 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
- D81 - Microeconomics - - Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainty - - - Criteria for Decision-Making under Risk and Uncertainty
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