Sökning: "fertility behavior"
Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 31 uppsatser innehållade orden fertility behavior.
- Master-uppsats, KTH/Fastigheter och byggande
Sammanfattning : As one result of the higher expected lifespan and lower fertility rate, an aging society has become an inevitable trend in many countries worldwide. According to the prediction of the newest census outcomes, China will confront an aging society around2022. LÄS MER
2. "They don't exactly talk about it in school": A field study about the effects of family planning programs on university students in Equatorial GuineaMaster-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier
Sammanfattning : Family planning help individuals achieve their right to health and strengthen their independence. Despite effort to increase access to family planning methods worldwide, less than half of the demand for safe family planning method was met. LÄS MER
3. Generalized trust and fertility : A micro-level analysis of social trust and its relationship to fertilityMagister-uppsats, Stockholms universitet/Sociologiska institutionen
Sammanfattning : Are individuals that trust strangers more likely to have children, and can they be expected to have more children than their lower trusting counterparts? This article assesses two perspectives that hold this as a likely outcome. One perspective has trusting individuals as more likely to hand over the care of their children to strangers, thereby reconciling work and family dilemmas for women. LÄS MER
4. Intergenerational transmissions in reproductive behavior in the context of the historical fertility transition. An analysis of a population in Southern Sweden 1813-1967Magister-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen
Sammanfattning : The fertility decline that occurred in the industrialized world between 1870-1930 has been extensively studied and a considerable amount of theories exist to explain it. However, few of them address past generations’ influence on reproductive behavior. LÄS MER
- Master-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen
Sammanfattning : According to the standard life-cycle hypothesis, all expected future incomes should be incorporated into an individual’s life-time budget and therefore affect current economic behavior. As inheritances can be anticipated to some extent, I test if expectations on receiving an inheritance in the future affect individuals’ current decisions about their labor supply, savings and consumption. LÄS MER