Single mothers in Russia - household strategies for coping with poverty

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Lokshin, Michael; Harris, Kathleen Mullan; Popkin, Barry;
(2000)
  • Publisher: World Bank, Washington, DC
  • Subject: SIBLINGS | MARRIED WOMEN | REGIONAL DIFFERENCES | HOUSING UNITS | MOTHERS | HOUSING MARKET | BIRTH RATE | SAFETY | COST OF HOUSING | HOUSES | RESIDENCES | RURAL AREAS | Public Health Promotion,Housing&Human Habitats,Health Monitoring&Evaluation,Social Inclusion&Institutions,Population&Development,Population&Development,Housing&Human Habitats,Education and Society,Environmental Economics&Policies,Health Monitoring&Evaluation | LAWS | LEISURE TIME | ECONOMIC ANALYSIS | MARKET PRICES | IDEAS | MALES | POPULATION STUDIES | POVERTY LINE | LIVING ARRANGEMENTS | NUTRITION | REAL WAGES | FAMILY SIZE | HOUSING COSTS | UNEMPLOYMENT | SOCIAL CHANGE | SINGLE PARENTS | APARTMENTS | PARENTS | INCOME | FATHERS | GENDER | ANNUAL REPORT | ECONOMIC SITUATION | HOUSING | EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT | ADULTS | DEATH RATE | POVERTY ALLEVIATION | RESEARCH REPORT | SOCIAL POLICY | SINGLE PARENT FAMILIES | SOCIETY | MARITAL STATUS | DIVORCE | ECONOMIES OF SCALE | EQUALITY | HOUSEHOLD STRUCTURE | LEISURE | HEALTH CARE | HOUSING SHORTAGES | ECONOMIC PROBLEMS | EXTENDED FAMILIES | SOCIAL RESEARCH | FEMALES | SEX | AGED | INCOME LEVELS | RESIDENTIAL MOBILITY | EMPLOYMENT | HOUSEHOLDS | URBAN AREAS | FAMILIES | LABOR FORCE | WAGES | SOCIAL SCIENCES | MIGRATION | MORTALITY | DISPOSABLE INCOME | HOUSEHOLD COMPOSITION

The authors describe trends in single parenthood in Russia, examining factors that affect living arrangements in single-mother families. Before economic reform, single mothers and their children were somewhat p... View more
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