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Allocating Public and Private Resources across Generations: by Anne H. Gauthier, C.Y. Cyrus Chu, Shripad Tuljapurkar

By Anne H. Gauthier, C.Y. Cyrus Chu, Shripad Tuljapurkar

This ebook explores how demographic alterations impact inter-generational transfers of time, funds, items, and companies, all issues that play a job within the healthiness of people and households. It info the character and dimension of transfers, their reasons and mechanisms, and their macro-level dimensions, particularly within the context of demographic transitions. assurance contains unique empirical analyses of datasets from a few twenty international locations and extends the normal research of inter-generational transfers through analyzing varieties of transfers.

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This high bar needs to be borne in mind as we review the results. But it also needs to be borne in mind in relation to potential future studies, since it implies that we need to significantly increase sample sizes over those used in this study before we can reliably estimate a broad array of substitution and related effects, including disaggregating them by, say, ethnic subpopulations. SUBSTITUTION AND SUBSTITUTABILITY 29 4. 1. EFFECTS OF DIFFERENTIAL KIN AVAILABILITY ON RELATIVE LIKELIHOOD OF BEING IN A TRANSFER RELATIONSHIP Three general results are worth noting.

Allocating Public and Private Resources across Generations, 39–61. C 2007 Springer. 40 C. Y. CYRUS CHU AND RUOH-RONG YU Table 1. Asset transfer status in different types of families (percent). 75 The relationship between asset transfer and child-to-parent remittance constitutes the main theme of this chapter. A preliminary investigation on the PSFD data set shows that with respect to those parents who had already divided and transferred their assets completely, the average income remittance provided by their children is higher than is the case for families with assets undistributed or with no assets.

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