© 1996

Household and Family Economics

  • Paul L. Menchik

Part of the Recent Economic Thought Series book series (RETH, volume 51)

About this book


This volume is a compilation of essays by prominent economists in the area of household and family economics. The volume attempts to cover some areas in the field and focuses on topics such as income determination and the intergenerational transmission of income generation, the changing role of women in the labor force, fertility, and income tax treatment of the family. Each essay is followed by a discussion of part, or all, of its contents.


development earnings economics education fertility labor market

Editors and affiliations

  • Paul L. Menchik
    • 1
  1. 1.Michigan State UniversityUSA

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Household and Family Economics
  • Editors Paul L. Menchik
  • Series Title Recent Economic Thought Series
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Kluwer Academic Publishers 1996
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-0-7923-9654-3
  • Softcover ISBN 978-94-010-6264-0
  • eBook ISBN 978-94-011-5384-3
  • Series ISSN 0924-199X
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages VIII, 260
  • Number of Illustrations 0 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Microeconomics
    History of Economic Thought/Methodology
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