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Economics of the Family: Marriage, Children, and Human Capital

Theodore W. Schultz, editor

Published in 1974 by University of Chicago Press
© 1974 by the National Bureau of Economic Research

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593 pages
ISBN: 0-226-74085-4

Table of Contents

Front matter: Theodore W. Schultz (p. -9 - 0) (bibliographic info) (download)
1. Fertility and Economic Values: Theodore W. Schultz (p. 3 - 22) (bibliographic info) (download)
2. Economic Theory of Fertility Behavior: RobertJ. Willis (p. 25 - 80) (bibliographic info) (download)
3. Interaction between Quantity and Quality of Children: Gary S. Becker, H. Gregg Lewis (p. 81 - 90) (bibliographic info) (download)
4. Child Quality and the Demand for Children: Dennis N. De Tray (p. 91 - 119) (bibliographic info) (download)
5. Education and the Derived Demand for Children: Robert T. Michael (p. 120 - 159) (bibliographic info) (download)
6. Economics of the Size of North Carolina Rural Families: Bruce Gardner (p. 160 - 188) (bibliographic info) (download)
7. Economic Analysis of Fertility in Israel: Yoram Ben-Porath (p. 189 - 224) (bibliographic info) (download)
8. Economics of Postwar Fertility in Japan: Masanori Hashimoto (p. 225 - 254) (bibliographic info) (download)
9. Birth Rate Changes over Space and Time: A Study of Taiwan: T. Paul Schultz (p. 255 - 296) (bibliographic info) (download)
10. A Theory of Marriage: Gary S. Becker (p. 299 - 351) (bibliographic info) (download)
11. The U.S. Marriage Market: Alan Freiden (p. 352 - 374) (bibliographic info) (download)
12. Benefits of Women's Education within Marriage: Lee Benham (p. 375 - 394) (bibliographic info) (download)
13. Family Investments in Human Capital: Earnings of Women: Jacob Mincer, Solomon Polacheck (p. 397 - 431) (bibliographic info) (download)
14. Home Investments in Children: Arleen Leibowitz (p. 432 - 456) (bibliographic info) (download)
15. The Effect of Children on the Housewife's Value of Time: Reuben Gronau (p. 457 - 490) (bibliographic info) (download)
16. Effects of Child-Care Programs on Women's Work Effort: James J. Heckrnan (p. 491 - 524) (bibliographic info) (download)
17. Toward a New Theory of Population and Economic Growth: Marc Nerlove (p. 527 - 548) (bibliographic info) (download)
References and Index: Theodore W. Schultz (p. 549 - 584) (bibliographic info) (download)
 
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