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dc.contributor.authorDel Boca, Danielaen_US
dc.date.accessioned2009-01-28T16:23:13Z-
dc.date.available2009-01-28T16:23:13Z-
dc.date.issued2002en_US
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10419/21528-
dc.description.abstractIn recent years the increase in the divorce rate in many advanced countries and the predominance of female-headed families among the poor has generated much interest in the relationship between divorce and the welfare of mothers and children. In this paper I will review a small body of economic literature which has been recently developed in order to analyze the economic consequence of divorce on the welfare of fathers, mothers and children under alternative behavioral assumptions. Important economic and econometric issues arise from an analysis of welfare in non intact households as compared with intact households. In particular the focus is on the role that institutions play in post-divorce arrangements and important implications concerning policies for child support, custody, and visitation.en_US
dc.language.isoengen_US
dc.publisheren_US
dc.relation.ispartofseriesIZA Discussion paper series 428en_US
dc.subject.jelK40en_US
dc.subject.jelD10en_US
dc.subject.ddc330en_US
dc.subject.keywordDivorceen_US
dc.subject.keywordintra-household allocationen_US
dc.subject.keywordchildren welfareen_US
dc.subject.stwAlleinerziehendeen_US
dc.subject.stwHaushaltsökonomiken_US
dc.subject.stwLebensstandarden_US
dc.subject.stwInstitutionalismusen_US
dc.subject.stwKinderbetreuungen_US
dc.subject.stwEheen_US
dc.subject.stwWohlfahrtseffekten_US
dc.subject.stwSchätzungen_US
dc.subject.stwVereinigte Staatenen_US
dc.titleMothers, Fathers and Children after Divorce: The Role of Institutionsen_US
dc.typeWorking Paperen_US
dc.identifier.ppn349330468en_US
dc.rightshttp://www.econstor.eu/dspace/Nutzungsbedingungen-
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