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Evolutionary Biology and Rational Choice in Models of Fertility

Publication Abstract

Lam, David. 2003. "Evolutionary Biology and Rational Choice in Models of Fertility." In Offspring: Human Fertility Behavior in Biodemographic Perspective edited by K.W. Wachter and R. Bulatao. Pp. 322-338. Washington DC : National Academies Press.

This chapter is part of a volume that emanated from a workshop on the Biodemography of Fertility and Family Behavior, held at the National Academy of Sciences in June 2002.

Available via the National Academies Press website: http://books.nap.edu/books/030908718X/html/322.html

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