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Family ties: Women’s work and family histories and their association with incomes in later life in the UK Tom Sefton, Maria Evandrou and Jane Falkingham December 2008
Paper No' CASE/135:
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JEL Classification: H55; I38


Tags: older women; pensions; work history; family history; life course; retirement incomes

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Expenditure Patterns Post-Welfare Reform in the UK: Are low-income families starting to catch up? This paper finds post 1998 UK welfare reforms children in low-income families were catching up in terms of their familiesí spending in the overall areas of housing and utilities, food, clothing, leisure goods and services, and motoring and travel. The evidence also suggests reduced spending on alcohol and tobacco. Paul Gregg, Jane Waldfogel and Elizabeth Washbrook May 2005
Paper No' CASE 099:
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JEL Classification: I3; J18


Tags: child poverty; family expenditures; welfare reform; difference-in-difference


This paper has been published as:
Family Expenditures Post-Welfare Reform in the UK: Are Low-Income Families with Children Starting to Catch Up?, Labour Economics, 13(6): 721-746, 2006
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Teenage Expectations and Desires about Family Formation in the United States Robert D. Plotnick
December 2004
Paper No' CASE 090:
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JEL Classification: J1


Tags: family formation; marriage; childbearing; nonmarital childbearing

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Growing Up: School, family and area influences on adolescents' later life chances Simon Burgess, Karen Gardiner and Carol Propper September 2001
Paper No' CASE 049:
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Tags: family background; poverty; wages; impact of schooling; area effects

DARP Paper
Family Instability, Family Incomes and Inequality Frank A Cowell
March 1996
Paper No' DARP 012:
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Tags: inequality; income distribution; family composition