4 edition of Resource allocation and household welfare found in the catalog.
Resource allocation and household welfare
|LC Classifications||HC460.I5 G37 1990|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||x, 222 p. :|
|Number of Pages||222|
|LC Control Number||2003458699|
Intra-Household Resource Allocation An Inferential Approach Duncan Thomas ABSTRACT If household income is pooled and then allocated to maximize welfare then income under the control of mothers and fathers should have the same impact on demand. With survey data on family health and nutrition in Brazil, the equality of parental in-come effects is. Recommended core indicator #2: The ratio of household out of pocket payments for health to welfare. At the extreme, without the necessary funds no health workers would be employed, no and allocation of money to cover the health needs of the people, individually and collectively, in the health system the purpose of health financing is.
The book unlocks the complexity of family decision making, enabling students to grasp both the concepts and the underlying explanations of family behavior. A strong theory base and the organization of material within the decision-making process framework facilitate understanding and retention. Resource Allocation and Use. Intermediate economic analysis: resource allocation, factor pricing, and welfare, Paperback – January 1, by Robert W. Due, John F. ; Clower (Author) See Author: Robert W. Due, John F. ; Clower.
in household resource allocation decisions. The model underlying our tests are presented in the next section. It is followed, in Section 3, by a discussion of the data and some empirical issues. Regression results, presented in Section 4, are followed by a concluding section. 2. MODEL. This study develops a household enterprise model extended to encompass recent advances in collective theory. We use a simulation model, in which production and consumption-leisure choices are represented along with the rule governing intra-household resource allocation, to analyze the income and wage responses of each family member. The household is treated as an equilibrium model whose.
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Resource Allocation in Developing Countries Models, Methods, and Policy Conjugal contract and intrahousehold welfare and resources are allocated among household and family members—is a relatively new field of study. The "new household economics". In terms of intra-household resource allocation to improve nutrition and health, studies have shown that Resource allocation and household welfare book resources to female members of households can significantly improve the welfare outcomes of children (Lundber, Pollak, and Wales, ).
Studies of inequality often ignore resource allocation within the household. In doing so they miss an important element of the distribution of welfare that can vary dramatically depending on overall environmental and economic factors.
Thus, measures of inequality that ignore intra household allocations are both incomplete and misleading. Intra-household Resource Allocation: Issues and Methods for Development Policy and Planning: Papers Prepared for the Workshop on Methods of Measuring Intra-household Resource Allocation, Gloucester, Massachusetts, USA, October E 90 A 2 Volume 15 of Food and nutrition bulletin: Supplement, ISSN Ford and nutrition bulletin.
Allocation of resources, apportionment of productive assets among different uses. Resource allocation arises as an issue because the resources of a society are in limited supply, whereas human wants are usually unlimited, and because any given resource can have many alternative uses.
household resource allocation issues are of potential importance for policymakers for at least two reasons. First, paying attention to the individual-level welfare, rather than the household-level welfare, may affect the policymakers’ views about who and where the poor are.
There is a possibility, for example, that some households whose. Previous analyses of demand systems and the welfare effects of taxing male and female labour supplies suppress the analysis of household resource allocation by assuming a household utility function.
To analyse the implications of assuming this is not the case, we construct a simple but fairly general model of household resource allocation and.
Programme interventions, intra-household allocation, and the welfare of individuals: economic models of the household Person-specific prices and goods-specific prices Heterogeneity and household behaviour: discerning the consequences of intra-household resource allocations 3. earnings, and improve household welfare.
The Full Use of Family Labor Resources Taking full advantage of household labor resources is the basis. Motivated by the common goal to increase family earnings and improve family welfare, peasant laborers usually will.
Intrahousehold Resource Allocation in Cˆote d’Ivoire: welfare and risk avoidance are probably improved by the family labor force having a translate into diﬀerences in the allocation of resources within the household. To identify short term income shocks, we use rainfall variation.
The economic model of the household has three central features: (1) the household welfare function, describing how the household decision-makers value the outcomes of the allocation of household resources; (2) the household technology, describing how income allocations - goods and time - affect outcomes valued by the household, such as health.
If household income is pooled and then allocated to maximize welfare then income under the control of mothers and fathers should have the same impact on demand. With survey data on family health and nutrition in Brazil, the equality of parental income effects is rejected.
Unearned income in the hands of a mother has a bigger effect on her family's health than income under the control of a. Intrahousehold resource allocation and well-being The case of rural households in Senegal AWLAE, Volume household resource allocation; and in the second category are theories where conflict and power play a central role in determining how resources get allocated among individual members of the household.
Households as Sites of Altruism These models of the household follow the work of Becker (). In this book, time use behavior within households is modeled as the outcome of a bargaining process between family members who bargain over household resource allocation and the intrafamily distribution of welfare.
In view of trends such as rising female employment along with falling fertility rates and increasing divorce rates, a strategic. Downloadable. In a careful and thorough empirical study, Christopher Udry () shows convincingly that, in a large sample of West African households, household resource allocations were not Pareto efficient.
This paper argues that observation of the Pareto inefficiency of a household resource allocation does not however refute the hypothesis that it chooses this resource allocation as if it.
: Intrahousehold Resource Allocation and Well-being: The Case of Rural Households in Senegal (Awlae) (): Sow, Fatimata Dia: Books.
Book January empowering women is expected to have multiplier effects on household welfare via its impact on household resource allocations (Agarwal, ). Our findings imply that. The main part of this chapter discusses resource allocation mechanisms in seven sections; (1) resources and property rights; (2) markets and market mechanisms; (3) culture and market transactions; (4) externalities: public goods and common property resources; (5) infrastructure and fixed costs; (6) private and public realms, and private and collective (public) goods; and (7) knowledge.
This book provides substantial research focused on household decision-making regarding resource allocation and consumption. Moreover, it attempts to show empirical findings on the analysis of welfare and well-being through an innovative combination of subjective and objective methods.
Household structure, resource allocation and child well-being. A comparison across family systems Article (PDF Available) in Tijdschrift voor Sociale en Economische Geschiedenis 8(4) December.Intra-Household Resource Allocation: An Inferential Approach.
Duncan Thomas () Journal of Human Resources,vol. 25, issue 4, Abstract: If household income is pooled and then allocated to maximize welfare then income under the control of mothers and fathers should have the same impact on demand. With survey data on family health.Project MUSE promotes the creation and dissemination of essential humanities and social science resources through collaboration with libraries, publishers, and scholars worldwide.
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