Accession Number:

AD0766876

Title:

Puzzles in the Demographic and Economic Behavior of Rural Southeast Asians: An Economist's View,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1972-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

14.0

Abstract:

A study is made of five anomalies in the economic behavior of certain rural people in Southeast Asia, out of which some hypotheses are derived involving taboos, constraints, family patterns, attitudes toward change, fertility response to income, and community outmigration.

Subject Categories:

  • Economics and Cost Analysis
  • Psychology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE