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Islamic inheritance law, son preference and fertility behavior of Muslim couples in Indonesia (English)

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This paper examines whether the son preference and fertility behavior of Muslim couples respond to the risk of inheritance expropriation by their extended family. According to traditional Islamic inheritance principles, only the son of a deceased man ...  See More +

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  • Carranza, Eliana;
  • 2012/02/01
  • Policy Research Working Paper;
  • WPS5972
  • 1
  • 1
  • Indonesia
  • East Asia and Pacific
  • 2012/02/01
  • Disclosed
  • Islamic inheritance law, son preference and fertility behavior of Muslim couples in Indonesia
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