ERIC Number: EJ463464
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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Family, Work, and Women: The Labor Supply of Hispanic Immigrant Wives.
Stier, Haya; Tienda, Marta
International Migration Review, v26 n4 p1291-1313 Win 1992
Results from analyses of census data for 997 immigrant Mexican wives, 347 Puerto Ricans, and 405 other Hispanics in comparison with 1,210 native-born counterparts and 8,766 white wives indicate that the labor force behavior of Hispanic wives is highly responsive to their earning potential. (SLD)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Speeches/Meeting Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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Note: Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Population Assn. of America (Toronto, Canada, May 3-6, 1990).