Publications

Socioeconomic Role of Nicaraguan Women, 1977-1978

List of Publications

Behrman, Jere R. and Barbara L. Wolfe.  "How Does Mother's Schooling Affect Family Health, Nutrition, Medical Care Usage, and Household Sanitation?"  Journal of Econometrics, vol. 36 (1987): 185-204.

Behrman, Jere R. and Barbara L. Wolfe.  "Investments in Schooling in Two Generations in Pre-Revolutionary Nicaragua: The Roles of Family Background and School Supply."  Journal of Development Economics, vol. 27 (1987): 395-419.

Behrman, Jere R. and Barbara L. Wolfe.  "Labor Force Participation and Earnings Determinants for Women in the Special Conditions of Developing Countries."   Journal of Development Economics, vol. 15 (1984): 259-288.

Behrman, Jere R. and Barbara L. Wolfe.  "Micro Determinants of Female Migration in a Developing Country: Labor Market, Demographic Marriage Market and Economic Marriage Market Incentives."  Research in Population Economics, vol. 5 (1984): 137-166.

Behrman, Jere R. and Barbara L. Wolfe.  "More Evidence on Nutrition Demand: Income Seems Overrated and Women's Schooling Underemphasized."  Journal of Development Economics, vol. 14 (1984): 105-128.

Behrman, Jere R. and Barbara L. Wolfe.  "The Socioeconomic Impact of Schooling in a Developing Country."  The Review of Economics Statistics, vol. LXVI, no. 2 (May 1984): 296-303.

Behrman, Jere R., Barbara L. Wolfe and David M. Blau.  "Human Capital and Earnings Distribution in a Developing Country: The Case of Prerevolutionary Nicaragua."  Economic Development and Cultural Change, vol. 34 (1985): 1-29.

Blau, David M., Jere R. Behrman and Barbara L. Wolfe.  "Schooling and Earnings Distributions with Endogenous Labour Force Participation, Martial Status and Family Size."  Economica, vol. 55 (1988): 297-316.

Wolfe, Barbara L. and Jere R. Behrman.  "Determinants of Child Mortality, Health, and Nutrition in a Developing Country."  Journal of Development Economics, vol. 11 (1982): 163-193.

Wolfe, Barbara L. and Jere R. Behrman.  "Determinants of Women's Health Status and Health-Care Utilization in a Developing Country: A Latent Variable Approach."  The Review of Economics and Statistics, vol. LXVI, no. 4 (November 1984): 696-703.

Wolfe, Barbara L. and Jere R. Behrman.  "Is Income Overrated in Determining Adequate Nutrition?"  Economic Development and Cultural Change, vol. 31 (1983): 525-549.

Wolfe, Barbara L. and Jere R. Behrman.  "Is Schooling Productivity in Developing Countries Often Misunderstood?"  In Anita A. Summers, (ed.), New Directions for Testing and Measurement: Productivity Assessment in Education, San Francisco: Jossey-Bass Publishing Co., (September 1982): 61-77.

Wolfe, Barbara L. and Jere R. Behrman.  "The Synthesis Economic Fertility Model: A Latent Variable Investigation of Some Critical Attributes."  Journal of Population Economics, vol. 5, no. 1 (1992): 1-16.

Wolfe, Barbara L. and Jere R. Behrman.  "Who is Schooled in Developing Countries?  The Role of Income, Parental Schooling, Sex, Residence and Family Size."  Economics of Education Review, vol. 3, no. 3 (1984): 231-245.

Wolfe, Barbara L. and Jere R. Behrman.  "Women's Schooling and Children's Health: Are the Effects Robust with Adult Sibling Control for the Women's Childhood Background?"  Journal of Health Economics, vol. 6 (1987): 239-254.

Wolfe, Barbara L., Jere R. Behrman and David M. Blau.  "The Impact of Demographic Changes on Income Distribution in a Developing Country."  Journal of Development Economics, vol. 11 (1982): 355-377.

Wolfe, Barbara L., Jere R. Behrman, Humberto Belli, Kathleen Cairns, and Nancy Williamson. "Socioeconomic Characteristics of Women in a Developing Country and the Degree of Urbanization." (PDF, 2.21 Mb) Institute for Research on Poverty Discussion Paper. Madison, Wisconsin, 1980.