Urbanization and daughter-biased parental investment in Fiji.

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Parental investment decisions guide parental actions regarding children's productive work and are shaped by ecological context. Urban ecology enhances long-term payoffs to investment in human capital, increasing opportunity costs for work performed by children, and decreased workload should result. Using an embodied capital framework, self-reported data on… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s12110-011-9110-z

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