The lexicographic preference for a son : evidence from household data in Vietnam February 23 , 2012

@inproceedings{Vu2012TheLP,
  title={The lexicographic preference for a son : evidence from household data in Vietnam February 23 , 2012},
  author={T Vu},
  year={2012}
}
[Key words] Son preference, Sex composition, Birth order, Birth spacing [JEL Codes] J11, J12, J13 [Abstract] This paper examines son preferences by specifying sex composition by birth order of existing children as key independent variables. The results indicate a lexicographic preference for a son by mothers aged 50 years and older. Mothers without a son… CONTINUE READING