Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Gabriela Inchauste
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 May 2001
Keywords: household bargaining, child welfare, family members, extended family, extended families, household type, Consumer Economics: Empirical Analysis, Fiscal Policies and Behavior of Economic Agents: Household,
Recognizing that intrahousehold inequalities exist, this study focuses on the distribution of resources toward children across household types. A bargaining framework is used to test whether it matters who has cont...