This dissertation consists of three essays on computer and Internet (CI) use in the United States households. Surveys show that the adoption and use of these two technologies at home have been steadily increasing over time. In addition to providing information regarding the use of CI at home, the essays seek to address a number of issues.This implies that the double-hurdle model is perhaps the most important contribution as it carries implications for many other time use research applications, which involve activities with many zeros in the data, most like CI use , and commonlyanbsp;...
|Title||:||Three Essays on Computer and Internet Use at Home|
|Author||:||Tadesse Biru Wodajo|
|Publisher||:||ProQuest - 2008|