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1. child health and mortality

Child health is a major indicator of the direction and well-being of society. It is a significant factor predicting health and productivity in adult life, ...

By Janet Currie. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

2. demographic transition

The ‘demographic transition’ refers to the fall of fertility and mortality from initially high to subsequent low levels and accompanying changes in the ...

By Ronald D. Lee. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

3. population ageing

Population ageing is primarily the result of past declines in fertility, which produced a decades-long period in which the ratio of dependents to working-age ...

By David N. Weil. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

4. family economics

Family economics is the application of the analytical methods of microeconomics to family behaviour. It aims to improve our understanding of resource ...

By John Ermisch. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

5. fertility in developed countries

After completing the first demographic transition, developed countries experienced a fertility boom in the post-Second World War period. However, after ...

By Alicia Adsera. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008