Three Essays in Household Economics

  title={Three Essays in Household Economics},
  author={Melanie A. Zaber},
This paper examines the factors in uencing exits from and returns to a young adult's parental home using three cohorts from the National Longitudinal Surveys of Youth to investigate generational di erences, incorporating local economic characteristics to contextualize the decision. Additionally, I use matched motherchild data to determine how locational economic di erences may impact the coresidence decision. Finally, I investigate each cohort's experience during the recent housing crisis and… CONTINUE READING


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