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dc.contributor.authorAng, Yee Weeen_US
dc.contributor.authorLoh, Belinda Zhiyunen_US
dc.contributor.authorHong, Kah Faien_US
dc.date.accessioned2008-09-24T07:38:09Z
dc.date.available2008-09-24T07:38:09Z
dc.date.copyright2006en_US
dc.date.issued2006
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10356/9950
dc.description.abstractThe purpose of this study is to investigate whether the financial decision making styles of our sample are consistent with the postulations of the bargaining model or the unitary model. In addition, this study seeks to determine whether financial decision making in Singapore households are husband-dominated, wife-dominated, or jointly made. Factors that influence the financial decision making style are also analyzed. With the emergence of dual-income households in Singapore, both husband and wife are likely to exert influence when making decisions. Hence, economic models on household decision making which assumes a single decision maker in the household are no longer appropriate in providing a realistic depiction of how decisions are made within Singapore households. Thus, models that incorporate a bargaining process appear to be able to better explain household behaviour in Singapore.en_US
dc.rightsNanyang Technological Universityen_US
dc.subjectDRNTU::Social sciences::Sociology::Family, marriage and women
dc.titleWho makes the financial decisions in Singapore households?en_US
dc.typeFinal Year Project (FYP)en_US
dc.contributor.supervisorYee, Wah Chinen_US
dc.contributor.schoolCollege of Business (Nanyang Business School)en_US
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