The Economics of the Family and Family Policy

The Economics of the Family and Family Policy

by Francisco Cabrillo
     
 

ISBN-10: 1858988284

ISBN-13: 9781858988283

Pub. Date: 01/01/1999

Publisher: Elgar, Edward Publishing, Inc.

This book offers a global approach to the modern economics of the family, family law and family policy. The Economics of the Family and Family Policy will be essential reading for economists interested in the family and public policy as well as for sociologists and policy makers.  See more details below

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This book offers a global approach to the modern economics of the family, family law and family policy. The Economics of the Family and Family Policy will be essential reading for economists interested in the family and public policy as well as for sociologists and policy makers.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781858988283
Publisher:
Elgar, Edward Publishing, Inc.
Publication date:
01/01/1999
Pages:
193
Product dimensions:
6.12(w) x 9.25(h) x (d)
Lexile:
1610L (what's this?)

Table of Contents

List of figures
List of tables
Preface
1Economists and the family1
2The family as an economic unit19
3Marriage (I)42
4Marriage (II)61
5Children77
6The intergenerational pact102
7Inheritance118
8Family protection and pro-natalist policies134
9The economic foundations and effects of a policy for the family146
10Technical problems involved in an economic policy for family protection163
Glossary of economic terms176
Bibliography178
Index184

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