Insights / Research Brief•Nov 10, 2020
Impact of the COVID-19 Crisis on Family Dynamics in Economically Vulnerable Households • The Education Gradient in Maternal Enjoyment of Time in Childcare
A Google search of “parenting and mothers during covid” in mid-October 2020 returned nearly 300...
Topics: COVID-19, Economic Mobility & Poverty, Early Childhood Education
Insights / Research Brief•May 05, 2020
Age of Marriage, Weather Shocks, and the Direction of Marriage Payments
Imagine that you are a parent of a young daughter in a country that provides a dowry to the groom’s family when your daughter is married. On the one hand, you want your daughter to marry and are willing to pay a dowry to ensure that she joins a good family. On the other hand, your resources are limited and you can only afford to contribute so much to a dowry.