ERIC Number: EJ552837
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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Determinants of Hispanic Poverty in the Course of the Transition to Adulthood.
Padilla, Yolanda C.
Hispanic Journal of Behavioral Sciences, v19 n4 p416-32 Nov 1997
Analysis of National Longitudinal Survey of Youth data on Hispanic men interviewed at age 14-17 and again at age 23-27 found that poverty in young adulthood was related to academic aptitude and family-of-origin socioeconomic resources during adolescence, educational and relocation decisions made during transition to adulthood, and labor market factors. Contains 30 references. (Author/SV)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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