Access to the data used in this research is generally restricted. Data can generally be obtained from the respective distributors
through application or online registration. The terms and conditions for data access differ for each dataset according to the
distributor's policy. The following links provide the necessary information on how to get access to the data:
pairfam (Germany): http://www.pairfam.de/en/data/data-access/
NLSY97 (USA): https://www.bls.gov/nls/nlsorder.htm
CFPS (China): http://www.isss.edu.cn:8889/datapub/logonEng.jsp
TYP (Taiwan): http://www.typ.sinica.edu.tw/E/?q=node/16
The supplemental .zip archive contains the following files:
Stata program for episode splitting and running discrete-time models
Append_4countries_LOGIT.do
Stata program for descriptives and tests in table 2
descriptives_table2.do
Stata program for survival analyses on time-varying variables in table 2
DESCRIPTIVE_TABLES.do
***pairfam***
Stata program for preparing variable "first leave" in pairfam
PAIRFAM_Syntax_STATA\00_Pairfam_FIRST_LEAVE.do
Stata program for merging pairfam anchor datasets
PAIRFAM_Syntax_STATA\01_PAIRFAM_Merge_and_sample_selection.do
Stata program for preparing and merging pairfam household information
PAIRFAM_Syntax_STATA\02_PAIRFAM_Data_management_and_merge_household_vars_waves_1-3.do
Stata program for preparing and merging pairfam history information
PAIRFAM_Syntax_STATA\03_PAIRFAM_Data_management_and_merge_history_vars.do
Stata program for preparing pairfam data
PAIRFAM_Syntax_STATA\04_PAIRFAM_Data_management_constructs.do
Stata program for producing some descriptives with pairfam
PAIRFAM_Syntax_STATA\05_PAIRFAM_Descriptives.do
Stata program for preparing and conducting survival analysis with pairfam
PAIRFAM_Syntax_STATA\06_PAIRFAM_EHA.do
***NLSY97***
Stata program file for generating datasets from NLSY97 dct-files
NLSY_Syntax_STATA\01_NLSY97_Dataset_generation.do
Stata program file for preparing NLSY97 data from household and family rosters
NLSY_Syntax_STATA\02_NLSY97_Data_management_rosters_and_merge_hh_vars.do
Stata program file for preparing NLSY97 history data
NLSY_Syntax_STATA\03_NLSY97_Data_management_histories_and_merge_history_vars.do
Stata program file for NLSY97 data preparation
NLSY_Syntax_STATA\04_NLSY97_Data_management_constructs.do
Stata program file for producing some descriptives with NLSY97 data
NLSY_Syntax_STATA\05_NLSY97_Descriptives.do
Stata program file for producing more descriptives with NLSY97 data
NLSY_Syntax_STATA\06_NLSY97_Descriptives_presentation_Cape_Town_09_15.do
Stata program file for preparing and conducting survival analyses
NLSY_Syntax_STATA\07_NLSY97_Leaving_home_EHA.do
***TYP***
SPSS syntax file for TYP data preparation waves 1 - 10 of older cohort
1_TYPJ1_Syntax_SPSS\SyntaxW1 - W10.sps
SPSS syntax file for TYP data preparation wave 11 of older cohort
1_TYPJ1_Syntax_SPSS\Syntax_w11.sps
Stata program files for TYP data preparation waves 1 - 11 of older cohort
2_TYPJ1_Syntax_STATA\TYPJ1_W1.do - TYPJ1_W11.do
SPSS syntax file for TYP data preparation waves 1 - 8 of younger cohort
3_TYPJ3_Syntax_SPSS\SyntaxJ3_W1.sps - SyntaxJ3_W8.sps
Stata program files for TYP data preparation waves 1 - 8 of younger cohort
4_TYPJ3_Syntax_STATA\TYPJ3_W1.do - TYPJ3_W8.do
Stata program file to append data from the two TYP cohorts
5_TYP_Syntax_STATA\1_TYPJ1_TYPJ3_append.do
Stata program file to merge TYP data from all waves
5_TYP_Syntax_STATA\2_MERGE_ALL_WIDE.do
Stata program file for preparing TYP data
5_TYP_Syntax_STATA\3_EDIT_ALL_WIDE.do
Stata program file for TYP data inspection
5_TYP_Syntax_STATA\4_DATA_CHECK.do.do
Stata program file for producing some descriptives with TYP
5_TYP_Syntax_STATA\5_PROCEDURES_DESCRIPTIVES.do
Stata program file for survival analysis with TYP
5_TYP_Syntax_STATA\6_PROCEDURES_HOMELEAVING.do
***CFPS***
Stata program file for selecting relevant cases in CFPS wave 1 children dataset
CFPS_Syntax_STATA\1_CFPS_W1_Child_Select_Cases.do
Stata program file for selecting relevant variables in CFPS wave 1 children dataset
CFPS_Syntax_STATA\2_CFPS_W1_Child_Select_Variables.do
Stata program file for selecting relevant cases in CFPS wave 1 adult dataset
CFPS_Syntax_STATA\3_CFPS_W1_Adult_Select_Cases.do
Stata program file for selecting relevant variables in CFPS wave 1 adult dataset
CFPS_Syntax_STATA\4_CFPS_W1_Adult_Select_Variables.do
Stata program file for appending selected cases from CFPS wave 1 adult and child datasets
CFPS_Syntax_STATA\5_CFPS_W1_append_Adult_Child.do
Stata program file for adding variables from CFPS wave 1 household roster
CFPS_Syntax_STATA\6_CFPS_W1_appending Variables from Rooster.do
Stata program file for selecting relevant cases in CFPS wave 2 children dataset
CFPS_Syntax_STATA\7_CFPS_W2_Child_Select_Cases.do
Stata program file for selecting relevant variables in CFPS wave 1 children dataset
CFPS_Syntax_STATA\8_CFPS_W2_Child_Select_Variables.do
Stata program file for selecting relevant cases in CFPS wave 2 adult dataset
CFPS_Syntax_STATA\9_CFPS_W2_Adult_Select_Cases.do
Stata program file for selecting relevant variables in CFPS wave 2 adult dataset
CFPS_Syntax_STATA\10_CFPS_W2_Adult_Select_Variables.do
Stata program file for adding variables from CFPS wave 2 household roster
CFPS_Syntax_STATA\11_CFPS_W2_appending Variables from Rooster.do
Stata program file for preparing CFPS data for descriptives
CFPS_Syntax_STATA\12_CFPS_Preparing Descriptives.do
Stata program file for producing descriptives with CFPS
CFPS_Syntax_STATA\13_CFPS_Descriptives.do
Stata program file for preparing CFPS data for analyses
CFPS_Syntax_STATA\14_CFPS_Homeleaving - final.do