Family size and well-being : evidence from Thailand
Publication Date: January 1990
Publisher(s): East-West Center
Author(s): Bryant Robey
Series: Asia-Pacific population & policy ; no. 12
The results of a Thai study imply that as national fertility levels fall, family savings and consumption will rise, and a growing share of the population will receive an education, furthering national development goals. These findings have important implications for family planning programs and policymakers in Thailand and other developing countries.