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Methodological issues in the study of household allocative systems
|Series||Working papers of the ESRC Research Centre on Micro-social Change -- paper no.5|
|Contributions||ESRC Research Centre on Micro-social Change.|
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Request PDF | Methodological Issues in the Study of Household Allocative Systems | The paper concentrates on the research process itself and the implications of using multiple research Author: Heather Laurie.
Household allocative systems, gender and class analysis. David Rose and Heather Laurie. Research Paper, Working Papers of the ESRC Research Centre on Micro-Social Change, 06 - 01 Sep ; Methodological issues in the study of household allocative systems.
Heather Laurie. The paper examines some of the technical and epistemological questions raised by the debate on linking qualitative and quantitative research methodologies. 1 For illustrative purposes, we discuss a qualitative research project on the distribution of resources within households currently being conducted by the British Household Panel Study at the University Cited by: Methodological issues in the study of household allocative systems.
Heather Laurie. Research Paper, Working Papers of the ESRC Research Centre on Micro-Social Change, 05 - 01 Sep ; Micro-social change in Britain: an outline of the role and objectives of the British Household Panel Study.
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These issues include military service, allocating kidneys, the selection of workers for layoffs, access to higher education, child-related allocation processes, the division of household tasks, and immigration. Elster's treatment of these various issues is - as he emphasizes himself (p.
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