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Gendering the Varieties of Capitalism: Gender Bias in Skills and Social Policies

Margarita Estévez-abe

in The Political Economy of Japan's Low Fertility

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804754866
eISBN:
9780804768207
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804754866.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

This chapter links the impact of skills and social policies on occupational segregation by gender. In explaining gender inequality, it draws together two separate literatures: one, the literature on ... More


Understanding Nuclear Crisis Behavior: A Survey of the Literature

Moeed Yusuf

in Brokering Peace in Nuclear Environments: U.S. Crisis Management in South Asia

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781503604858
eISBN:
9781503606555
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9781503604858.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter surveys the literature on nuclear crises. It begins by summarizing the Cold War treatment of these episodes, highlighting the centrality of bilateral deterrence and models such as ... More


Defending Regional Elite Identity and Culture

Sun Joo Kim

in Voice from the North: Resurrecting Regional Identity Through the Life and Work of Yi Sihang (1672–1736)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780804783811
eISBN:
9780804786652
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804783811.003.0004
Subject:
History, Asian History

Yi Sihang was the author of the memorial submitted to the court in 1714, protesting a biased report on P'yŏngan Province made by a royal secret inspector. This memorial seems to have been first ... More


What If There Is More Than One X?

in Introductory Econometrics: Intuition, Proof, and Practice

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804772624
eISBN:
9780804777209
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804772624.003.0011
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

This chapter shows that if the population relationship includes two explanatory variables, but the sample regression contains only one, then the estimate of the effect of the included variable is ... More


More Than Two Explanatory Variables

in Introductory Econometrics: Intuition, Proof, and Practice

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804772624
eISBN:
9780804777209
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804772624.003.0014
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

This chapter shows that the addition of a second explanatory variable in Chapter 11 adds only four new things to what there is to know about regression. First, regression uses only the parts of each ... More


The Political Economy of Daycare Centers in Japan

Junichiro Wada

in The Political Economy of Japan's Low Fertility

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804754866
eISBN:
9780804768207
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804754866.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

This chapter examines the politics of government funding for daycare. It finds that, although the overall levels are inadequate to meet the demand for childcare, there are distributional consequences ... More


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