Population Dynamics and Sustainable Well-Being

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Intergenerational Transfers of Informal Care Time across Contexts and Sociodemographic Characteristics

Daniela Veronica Negraia, Ugofilippo Basellini, Emilio Zagheni; in Collaboration with Denys Dukhovnov (University of California, Berkeley, USA)

In this project, we measure the flows of non-monetary resources (i.e., informal care time) between generations and genders, using representative cross-sectional national surveys and panel data. We aim to estimate the differences in care time production and consumption across demographic groups.  Detailed Description

Research Keywords:

Economics, Employment, Retirement, Intergenerational Relationships

Region keywords:

USA, World


Dukhovnov, D.; Ryan, J.; Zagheni, E.:
Population Research and Policy Review 41:6, 2419–2446. (2022)    
Dukhovnov, D.; Ryan, J.; Zagheni, E.:
MPIDR Working Paper WP-2020-022. (2020)    
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