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1. child labour

According to latest available estimates, somewhere between 14 to 18 per cent of all children between the ages of 5 and 14 years in the world are labourers. ...

By Kaushik Basu. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

2. Makower, Helen (1910–1998)

Helen Makower was educated at Cambridge and obtained her doctorate from London University. From 1938 until her retirement in 1973 she taught at the London ...

By K.J. Lancaster. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

3. Reid, Margaret Gilpin (1896–1991)

Margaret Reid, a leading scholar in analysis of the economics of consumer behaviour, was made a distinguished fellow of the American Economic Association ...

By Mary Jean Bowman. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

4. time use

Time is a finite, irreplaceable resource, and unlike money is equally distributed. Statistics of time use and money use can be combined, giving two-dimensional ...

By Duncan Ironmonger. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

5. household production and public goods

Home production constitutes even in modern economies about one-third of GNP. The article discusses Becker's theory of home production and its critiques. ...

By Reuben Gronau. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

6. family decision making

The classic unitary model assumes that households maximize a household utility function and implies resource ‘pooling’ – household behaviour does not ...

By Shelly Lundberg and Robert A. Pollak. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

7. household surveys

Household surveys play a pivotal role in empirical economics. Cross-section and longitudinal surveys are regularly conducted worldwide. A description ...

By Duncan Thomas. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

8. intrahousehold welfare

This article focuses on the allocation of tasks and consumption within the household. We first discuss the role of the household in the production of ...

By Marcel Fafchamps. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

9. marriage and divorce

We document the increase in marital turnover and survey economic models of the marriage market. Couples match based on attributes but sorting is constrained ...

By Yoram Weiss. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

10. hedonic prices

Hedonic price functions describe the equilibrium relationships between characteristics of products and their prices. They are used to predict prices of ...

By Lars Nesheim. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008