ERIC Number: EJ379724
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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State Level Public Policy Choices as Predictors of State Teen Birthrates.
Zimmerman, Shirley L.
Family Relations, v37 n3 p315-21 Jul 1988
Conducted exploratory multiple regression analysis, revealing that predictors of state teenage birthrates were state poverty rates, low school completion rates, low state per capita expenditures for public welfare, and high unemployment rates. States that spent less for education and public welfare had higher teenage birthrates. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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