TITLE

Boys' Nation

AUTHOR(S)
Epstein, Gady
PUB. DATE
August 2010
SOURCE
Forbes Asia;Aug2010, Vol. 6 Issue 9, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides information on the relationship between the sex ratio and rate of savings in China.
ACCESSION #
52857908

 

Related Articles

  • Effects of sexual differences of age at maturity and survival on population sex ratio Pieau, C.; Girondot, M. // Evolutionary Ecology;Nov1993, Vol. 7 Issue 6, p645 

    No abstract available.

  • Is canada's sex ratio in decline? Dodds, Linda; Armson, B.A. // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;01/01/97, Vol. 156 Issue 1, p46 

    Editorial. Comments on the study of declining sex ratio in Canada conducted by Dr. Bruce B. Allan. Influencing factors; Significance of the increasing use of ovulation induction; Tendency for the sex ratio to stabilize.

  • Secular trends in sex ratios at birth in North America and Europe over the second half of the 20th century. Grech V; Vassallo-Agius P; Savona-Ventura C // Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health;Aug2003, Vol. 57 Issue 8, p612 

    CONTEXT: A previous study showed that significantly more boys were born in southern latitudes in Europe than in northern latitudes and the converse pattern was observed in North America. OBJECTIVE: This study analyses secular trends in gender ratios for live births over the second half of the...

  • Sex ratio and selection by early mortality in humans: Fifty-year analysis in different ethnic... Ulizzi, L.; Zonta, L.A. // Human Biology;Dec94, Vol. 66 Issue 6, p1037 

    Studies the sex ratio in representative populations of the main human ethnic groups. Sex ratio values in live borns; Early mortality; Natural selection.

  • Early selection and sex composition in Italy: A study at... Zonta, L.A.; Astolfi, P. // Human Biology;Jun96, Vol. 68 Issue 3, p415 

    Presents a study on the influences of socioeconomic, cultural, and biological factors on early selection and sex ratio in Italy. Materials and methods used in study; Sex ratio secular trend; Rate of fertility in Italy; Stillbirth rates; Factors which influence sex composition at birth.

  • An inclusive fitness model for the sex ratio in a partially sibmating population with inbreeding cost Taylor, P. D.; Denver, K. // Evolutionary Ecology;May1995, Vol. 9 Issue 3, p318 

    No abstract available.

  • Killing the sex ratio. Judson, Olivia P. // Nature;12/8/1994, Vol. 372 Issue 6506, p503 

    Reports on the results of a paper authored by J. Kumm, K.N. Laland and M.W. Feldman and published in the `Theoretical Population Biology' periodical, modelling the interaction between cultural bias and the genetics of human sex ratios. Practice of infanticide by diverse cultures; Social costs of...

  • Why presidents have more sons. Ridley, Matt // New Scientist;12/3/94, Vol. 144 Issue 1954, p28 

    Examines the possible explanations behind the phenomenon of non-random sex ratios at birth. Evidence for non-random sex ratios; Coital-frequency theory proposed by John Martin; Hormonal theory proposed by William James; Adaptive design theory proposed by Robert Trivers and Dan Willard; Link...

  • Why presidents have more sons. Riley, Matt // Bulletin with Newsweek;2/14/95, Vol. 116 Issue 5957, p46 

    Discusses theories on non-random sex ratios at birth. Effects of speed of Y sperm and endurance of X sperm; Promotion of conception of boys by testosterone and estrogens; Adaptive design in sex selection.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics