Child Labor

Research, Other literature type, Preprint English OPEN
Christopher R. Udry;
  • Publisher: New Haven, CT: Yale University, Economic Growth Center
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC1558033
  • Subject: Welt | human capital | household economics | Book Review | Entwicklungsländer | J24 | child labor | Kinderarbeit | O15 | Armut | Bildungsverhalten | Bildungspolitik | child labor, human capital, household economics
    • jel: jel:O15 | jel:J24 | jel:J13 | jel:J22
      ddc: ddc:330

In recent years, there has been an astonishing proliferation of empirical work on child labor. An Econlit search of keywords "child lab*r" reveals a total of 6 peer reviewed journal articles between 1980 and 1990, 65 between 1990 and 2000, and 143 in the first five year... View more
  • References (7)

    Baland, Jean-Marie and James Robinson. “Is Child Labor Inefficient?” Journal of Political Economy. 108/4, 663-679.

    Basu, Kaushik. 1999. “Child Labor: Cause, Consequence and Cure, with Remarks on International Labor Standards.” Journal of Economic Literature. 37, pp. 1083-1119.

    Beegle, Kathleen, Rajeev Dehejia and Roberta Gatti. 2002. “Do Households Resort to Child Labor to Cope with Income Shocks?” Manuscript: World Bank.

    Boozer, Michael and Tavneet Suri. 2001. “Child Labor and Schooling Decisions in Ghana.” Manuscript: Yale University.

    Brown, Drusilla. 2000. “International Trade and Core Labor Standards: A Survey of the Recent Literature.” Manuscript: Tufts.

    Chiappori, Pierre-Andre. 1988. “Rational Household Labor Supply.” Econometrica.56/1, 63-90.

    Duflo, Esther. 2000. “Grandmothers and Granddaughters: Old Age Pension and Intra-Household Allocation in South Africa.” Manuscript: MIT.

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