Who Owns Children and Does it Matter?
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We thank Matthias Doepke, Martin Gervais, Jeremy Greenwood, Larry E. Jones, John Knowles, Ramon Marimon, Henri Siu and seminar participants at the Junior Faculty Bag Lunch at Stanford, the Southampton Bag Lunch, the SED conference in Boston, the “Rags to Riches” conference in Barcelona, the NBER Growth conference in San Francisco, the LACEA meetings in Buenos Aires, the Vienna Macro Workshop 2009, the University of Southern California, the University of Calgary, Queen Mary University and the FRB of Dallas for useful comments. Eduardo Montero and Vuong Nguyen provided excellent research assistance. Financial support from the National Science Foundation, Grant SES-0748889, the Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research (SIEPR), the University of Southampton School of Social Sciences Small Grants Scheme and ESRC Centre for Population Change is gratefully acknowledged. The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.