Keyword: Fertility

Human capital and the timing of the first birth
This paper constructs and partially characterizes the solution of a...
8 July 2021
Working Paper
Trade Openness and Fertility Rates in Africa: Panel Data Evidence
We study the effect of trade openness on fertility rates in fifty A...
13 January 2020
Working Paper
The Fertility Transition: Panel Evidence from sub-Saharan Africa
We investigate the effects of different socioeconomic indicators on...
7 July 2016
Policy Brief
The Economic Approach to Fertility: A Causal Mediation Analysis
This study develops an economic fertility model which explicitly in...
11 July 2014
Working Paper
The Economic Approach to Fertility: A Causal Mediation Analysis
This study develops an economic fertility model which explicitly in...
11 July 2014
Working Paper
Primary Education and Fertility Rates in Southern Africa: Evidence from Before the Demographic Transition
I investigate whether primary school completion has played any role...
23 May 2014
Working Paper