, Volume 30, Issue 2, pp 291–296 | Cite as

Reevaluating the costs of teenage childbearing: Response to Geronimus and Korenman

  • Saul D. Hoffman
  • E. Michael Foster
  • Frank F. Furstenberg


Teen Mother National Longitudinal Survey Teen Birth Socioeconomic Consequence Sister Pair 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Saul D. Hoffman
    • 1
  • E. Michael Foster
    • 2
  • Frank F. Furstenberg
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of EconomicsUniversity of DelawareNewark
  2. 2.Institute for Public Policy StudiesVanderbilt UniversityNashville
  3. 3.Zellerbach Family Professor of SociologyUniversity of PennsylvaniaPhiladelphia

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