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ERIC Number: EJ438957
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1991
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ISSN: ISSN-0016-9013
Intergenerational Transfers: A Question of Perspective.
Freedman, Vicki A.; And Others
Gerontologist, v31 n5 p640-47 Oct 1991
Drawing upon principles of formal demography, establishes the mathematical relationship between two generations' perspectives on informal intergenerational transfers. Considers importance of generational perspective with regard to prevalence estimates of intrafamily transfers. Transfers examined include coresidence, household and financial assistance, and personal caregiving. Results have implications for projection of future trends in intrafamily transfers and for data collection. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - General
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Language: English
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