Television and International Family Change: A Randomized Experiment (ICPSR 34461)
Principal Investigator(s): Jayakody, Rukmalie, Pennsylvania State University. Population Research Institute
Despite a substantial body of literature asserting that television impacts family formation and reproductive health attitudes and behaviors, clear evidence of a causal link is lacking. The goal of this project was to identify and examine the causal impacts of television on family formation and reproductive health in Vietnam using a large randomized experimental design.
These data are not available from ICPSR. Users should consult the data owners directly for details on obtaining these resources.
This study was funded by:
- United States Department of Health and Human Services. National Institutes of Health. Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development
Scope of Study
Subject Terms: birth control, birth expectations, families, media influence, media use, sexual attitudes, sexual behavior, sexual reproduction, television, television viewing
Geographic Coverage: Asia, Global, Vietnam (Socialist Republic)
Data Collection Notes:
These data are not available from DSDR or ICPSR. Researchers should consult the principal investigator directly for details on obtaining access to the data and documentation:
Dr. Rukmalie Jayakody
716 Oswald Tower
Population Research Institute
Pennsylvania State University
University Park, PA 16802