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

This ebook explores how demographic adjustments impact inter-generational transfers of time, funds, items, and prone, all issues that play a job within the wellbeing and fitness of people and households. It info the character and dimension of transfers, their causes and mechanisms, and their macro-level dimensions, specifically within the context of demographic transitions. insurance contains unique empirical analyses of datasets from a few twenty nations and extends the conventional research of inter-generational transfers through studying types of transfers.

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Second, the absence of siblings primarily affects transfer relations with parents rather than with uncles and aunts. It accounts for all 7 of the changes associated with the lack of a wife’s siblings, and 8 of the 13 changes associated with the lack of a husband’s siblings. A specific example: the absence of the wife’s brothers is associated with reduced transfers to, and bilateral exchanges with, the husband’s father, as well as reduced bilateral exchanges with the wife’s father. Similarly, the absence of any wife’s sisters is associated with reduced transfers to, bilateral exchanges with, and receipts of transfers from, the wife’s father.

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