DISSERTATION: Institutions and the Search for Security in Old Age: Fertility Behavior, Labor Force Participation, Savings, Insurance, and Bequests in Rural Thailand, by Sanjeev Sabhlok. 1999.

For a PDF version (690KB)  Click here

 

Original (scanned version): The dissertation is available with UMI. (ProQuest) from whom a PDF copy of the original can be purchased vide UMI No. 9955514. (My purchased copy in located at mediamax)

Dissertation Proposal: A comparative study of the fertility transition in different rural areas of Thailand and Costa Rica with special emphasis on the old age security motive (MS Word)

May, 1997. | Continued Bibliography
Documentation of work: readme.doc (MS Word)

| readme.pdf (PDF)

My personal notes for data-processing: Data files for Costa Rica and Thailand are kept in files called costa-rica-data and thailand-data (tar'd) in Prof. Nugent's and my unitree account.

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NOTE To download binary files such as Excel, hold the shift key down while clicking on the link.

 

 

Younger couples

Older couples

Thailand

Wife

Questionnaire
Wife (Excel 97)
Wife (PDF)

Created Variables:
wifevar.sas

Means (raw):
wifetab.lst
wife.lst

Questionnaire:
Older (Excel 97)
Older (PDF)

Created Variables:
oldvar.sas

Means (raw):
olderhhd.lst
older.lst

 

Husband

Questionnaire
Husband (Excel 97)
Husband (PDF)

Created variables:
husbvar.sas

Means (raw):
husband.lst

 

 

Household

Included in the Wife Questionnaire

Included in the Older questionnaire

 

Community

commvar.sas

Means (raw):
commun.lst

 

Costa Rica

Wife

Questionnaire:
Pink (wife) (Excel97)
Pink(wife)(PDF)

Created Variables
pinkvar.sas

Questionnaire
Green (Excel97)
Green (PDF)

Created Variables
greenvar.sas

 

Husband

Questionnaire
Pink (husband) (Excel97)
Pink (husband) (PDF)

Created Variables
pinkhvar.sas

Questionnaire
Yellow (Excel 97)
Yellow (PDF)

Created Variables:
yellowvar.sas

 

Household

Questionnaire
Blue (household) (Excel 97)
Blue (household) (PDF)

Created Variables
bluevar.sas

 

 

Community

Questionnaire:
Community (Excel 97)

Created Variables:
commvar.sas

 

Note: run the "do" program to copy the created variable files to the THAI/VAR diretory.



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