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Labor Supply, Childbearing, and Women’s Welfare in Old Age: The Consequences of Reproductive and Work History for Mid- and Later-Life Health Among Women in Egypt, Lebanon, and Iran

Ismailia, Egypt


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The study will address the following research goals: (1) To provide a comprehensive description of the well-being of older adults in the three proposed study countries. (2) To understand the extent to which fertility and labor force participation of women can be predicted by community factors. (3) To estimate the causal effects of cumulative fertility and labor force participation of women on wellbeing at older ages

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  • Start Date: 
    02/01/2007
  • End Date: 
    12/31/2008

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