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The Fertility Decline in Switzerland 1870 – 1930. A study of cultural and economic variables using panel data.

Burgos, Raúl (2009)
Department of Economic History
Abstract
This study analyzes the impact of socioeconomic and cultural variables on marital fertility for Switzerland in the period comprising 1870 – 1930. Using panel data techniques the analysis shows that variables measuring industrialization had an impact in declining fertility as well as cultural variables such as religion and language.
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author
Burgos, Raúl
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organization
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type
H1 - Master's Degree (One Year)
subject
keywords
fixed effects model, fertility decline, Switzerland, historical demography, Social and economic history, Ekonomisk och social historia
language
English
id
1436754
date added to LUP
2009-06-08 00:00:00
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2010-08-03 10:52:22
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  abstract     = {This study analyzes the impact of socioeconomic and cultural variables on marital fertility for Switzerland in the period comprising 1870 – 1930. Using panel data techniques the analysis shows that variables measuring industrialization had an impact in declining fertility as well as cultural variables such as religion and language.},
  author       = {Burgos, Raúl},
  keyword      = {fixed effects model,fertility decline,Switzerland,historical demography,Social and economic history,Ekonomisk och social historia},
  language     = {eng},
  note         = {Student Paper},
  title        = {The Fertility Decline in Switzerland 1870 – 1930. A study of cultural and economic variables using panel data.},
  year         = {2009},
}