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Trabalho infantil e o status ocupacional dos pais
(Editora 34, 2008)
Child labor and the parents' status of employment. The objective of this paper is to verify the hypothesis of the effect of the status of employment of the head of the family on the occurrence of child labor, as well as ...
Is child labor harmful? the impact of working as a child on adult earnings
(Escola de Pós-Graduação em Economia da FGV, 2005-06-02)
This paper explores the question: is working as young laborer harmful to an individual in terms of adult outcomes in income? This question is explored through the utilization of a unique set of instruments that control for ...
CHILD LABOR UNDER DIFFERENT LOOKS: SOCIAL REPRESENTATIONS OF FAMILIES AND PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION
(Univ Estadual Paulista Julio Mesquita Filho, Fac Ciencias & Tecnologia, 2015-01-01)
Child labor is a phenomenon that has occurred in our society since the beginning and intensified after the Industrial Revolution, both in domestic and informal situations such as in agriculture. Given its social, economic ...
Birth order, child labor, and school attendance in Brazil
(Pergamon-Elsevier Science Ltd, 2008-09)
This paper examines the effects of birth order on intra-household allocations as evidenced by the child labor incidence and school attendance of Brazilian children. Previous studies have found that earlier born children ...
The causal effect of family size on child labor and education
This paper investigates the causal relationship between family size and child labor and education among brazilian children. More especifically, it analyzes the impact of family size on child labor, school attendance, ...
Short and long-term effects of a child-labor ban
This is the first study that investigates the short and long-term causal effects of a child-labor ban. We explore the law that increased minimum employment age from 14 to 16 in Brazil in 1998 and uncover its impact on time ...
El trabajo infantil : revisión de las investigaciones desarrolladas en América Latina
(Universidad de La Salle. Facultad de Ciencias Económicas y Sociales. Maestría en Estudios y Gestión del Desarrollo MEGD, 2017)
Child Labor and Schooling in Bolivia: Who’s Falling Behind? The Roles of Domestic Work, Gender, and Ethnicity
We analyze the role of gender and ethnicity in the work-school tradeoff among school-aged children. We observe domestic chores in Bolivian data and consider them work, finding that girls are 51% more likely than boys to ...