Cameron, Lisa; Cobb-Clark, Deborah
Do elderly parents use coresidence with or financial transfers from children to reduce their own labour supply in old age? This paper is one of only a few studies that seeks to formally model elderly labour supply in the context of a developing country while taking into account coresidency with and financial transfers from children. We find little evidence that support from children-either through transfers or coresidency-substitutes for elderly parents' need to work. Thus, as in developed...[Show more]
Items in Open Research are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.