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Authors: Shahina Amin, Julie Davanzo
Source: www.rand.org
Keywords: earnings, couple, households, married, malaysia, among, wives, inequality, impact
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Using data from the First and Second Malaysian Family Life Surveys, the authors analyze the effects of wives' earnings on household earnings inequality in Malaysia in 1976 and 1988.......
ISBN: 9067546453, 9789067546454
Author: Tilburg, A.van.
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Keywords: sierra, leone, northwest, households, diversification, farming, livelihood
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Copyrights: General Copyright

Publisher: International Potato CenterPublished Time: International Potato CenterPages: 36......
ISBN: 083300378X, 9780833003782
Author: James C. Wendt
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Keywords: allowances, housing, apply, households
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This report analyzes the decision to enroll in the housing allowance program.Section II describes the steps in the enrollment process, the factors that appeared to have the greatest impact on households' decision to enroll, and the two-stage modeling of that decision.Section III explains the selection of household surveys that provided the data.The body of the report presents two statistical model......
Author: Arnab Mukherji
Source: www.rand.org
Keywords: evaluating, policy, options, tropics, arid, households, semi, agrarian
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Approximately 165 million people, about a fifth of the world’s poor, are known to live in resource-scarce, agrarian households and are called “smallholders,” living in rain-fed, semi-arid, tropical areas (SATs). Uncertainty of livelihoods in SATs is higher than in other areas of intensive farming, with short bursts of intense rainfall, high soil erosion, and cycles of drought. Th......
Author: Casey Wardynski
Source: www.rand.org
Keywords: compensation, earnings, policy, mix, spouses, adding, income, households, military
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When Regular Military Compensation was developed in the early 1960s, military household income was synonymous with military pay. Today, a majority of soldiers' spouses are in the labor force. Due to the vagaries of military assignment and stationing practices, these spouses incur a substantial employment and earnings penalty. Heretofore, this penalty was attributed to the relatively high rates of ......
Authors: Michael D. Hurd, Susann Rohwedder
Source: www.rand.org
Keywords: american, households, recession, crisis, financial, effects
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This paper presents evidence from high-frequency data collections dedicated to tracking the effects of the financial crisis and great recession on American households. These data come from surveys that were conducted in the American Life Panel -- an Internet survey run by RAND Labor and Population. The first survey was fielded at the beginning of November 2008, immediately following the large decl......
ISBN: 0833008811, 9780833008817
Author: Leland Johnson
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Keywords: households, preliminary, assessment, income, low, assistance, programs, telephone
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In response to rising local telephone rates in recent years, many states have introduced telephone assistance programs to enable households to retain service and to extend service to those without it. Typically, these programs offer a substantial discount for service to households with incomes below a given level or eligible for benefits under specified welfare programs. This report offers guidanc......
Author: Mango, N.
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Keywords: poverty, evidence, kenya, escaping, others, time, households
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Publisher: ILRI (aka ILCA and ILRAD)Published Time: ILRI (aka ILCA and ILRAD)Pages: 46......
ISBN: 0821382225, 9780821382226
Author: Unknown
Source: publications.worldbank.org
Keywords: europe, central, asia, households, testing, hits, home, stress, crisis
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English; Paperback; 104 pages; 7x10Published December 2, 2009 by World BankISBN: 978-0-8213-8222-6; SKU: 18222 The crisis threatens the welfare of about 160 million people in theEurope and Central Asia (ECA) region who are poor or are just above thepoverty line. Using pre-crisis household data along with aggregatemacroeconomic outturns to simulate the impact of the crisis onhouseholds—tran......
ISBN: 0796921903, 9780796921901
Authors: Acheampong Yaw Amoateng, Tim B Heaton
Source: www.hsrcpress.ac.za
Keywords: socio, demographic, perspectives, africa, south, households, post, apartheid, families
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We know that the structures of families and of households have changed in recent decades and that this has had a profound affect on public policy planning and service delivery in South Africa. The institution of the family interfaces with other social institutions in any society – it therefore stands to reason that the political, social and economic transformations resulting through colonialism ......
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