Patterns and Factors of Household Life Course in 18th and 19th Century Rural Japan.
Noriko Tsuya (Keio University, Department of Economics)
Monday, 11/17/2003. ARCHIVED EVENT
Location: 6050 ISR Thompson St
Using micro-level data drawn from local household/population registers in two farming villages in northeastern Japan from 1716-1870, this study examines the patterns of and individual, household, and community-level factors associated with household life course, as defined by headship succession (by death, retirement, and migration of previous head), household extinction, and household division.