Marital Fertility and Investment in Children's Education

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Abstrakt

This chapter reviews recent literature in economics and economic history on the relationship between parental investments in children’s education and fertility. It surveys studies on fertility patterns in pre-transition economies as well as economies undergoing the process of demographic transition. This chapter focuses on the empirical challenges related to the identification of causal effects. Finally, it provides novel descriptive evidence on the relationship between investments in early childhood education and fertility in 1864 Prussia.

OriginalsprogEngelsk
TitelCliometrics of the Family
RedaktørerClaude Diebolt, Auke Rijpma, Sarah Carmichael, Selin Dilli
UdgivelsesstedCham
ForlagSpringer
Publikationsdato2019
Sider33-54
Kapitel3
ISBN (Trykt)9783319994796
ISBN (Elektronisk)9783319994802
DOI
StatusUdgivet - 2019
NavnStudies in Economic History
ISSN2364-1797

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