Does more mean better? Sibling sex composition and the link between family size and children's quality

Research, Preprint English OPEN
Baez, Javier E.;
(2008)
  • Publisher: Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) Bonn
  • Subject: Fruchtbarkeit | Familie | Kolumbien | household behavior | Fertility | children's well-being | D1 | Kinder | fertility, household behavior, children’s well-being, Colombia | Lebensstandard | Bildungsniveau | Colombia
    • jel: jel:O1 | jel:J1 | jel:D1
      ddc: ddc:330

Exogenous variation in fertility from parental preferences for sex-mix among their children is used to identify the causal effect of family size on several measures associated with either the allocation of resources towards children within the household or the outcomes ... View more
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