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Economics of child-labour and fertility

M. Sumangala

Economics of child-labour and fertility

study of peninsular India

by M. Sumangala

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Published by B.R. Pub. Corp. in Delhi .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India,
  • Tamil Nadu
    • Subjects:
    • Child labor -- India -- Tamil Nadu -- Case studies.,
    • Fertility, Human -- Economic aspects -- India -- Tamil Nadu -- Case studies.,
    • Family size -- India -- Tamil Nadu -- Case studies.

    • About the Edition

      Study conducted in Tamil Nadu, India based on the data of the three census reports of 1961, 1971, and 1981.

      Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [205]-215) and index.

      Other titlesEconomics of child-labor and fertility., Child-labour and fertility.
      StatementM. Sumangala with B.S. Nagarajan.
      ContributionsNagarajan, B. S.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD6250.I43 T367 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxviii, 220 p., [2] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages220
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1060465M
      ISBN 108170187338
      LC Control Number93905638
      OCLC/WorldCa30810613

      The proportion of child labour varies a lot among countries and even regions inside those countries. In Africa one child in three is at work, in Latin America and Asia one child in five works. In these continents only a tiny proportion child workers are involved in the formal sectors and the vast majority of work is for their family, in homes.   I'd like to refer our readers to John C. Caldwell and Thomas Schindlmayr' paper "Explanations of the fertility crisis in modern society: A Search for Commonalities", originally published in Population Studies , pages This paper is a detailed examination of the dynamics behind lowest-low fertility, examining historical trends, government policies, family structures, and so on. Journal of Economics and Sustainable Development ISSN (Paper) ISSN (Online) Vol.6, No, The Impact of Economic Growth on Child Labour in Developing. Child labour continues to be ubiquitous in Pakistan. The high fertility rates among the very poor serve as an insurance policy when the breadwinners die suddenly or are incapacitated because of.


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