Session 135:
Gender and Development: A Gendered Lens on Wealth, Productivity, and the Allocation of Resources at the Household Level

Friday, May 2
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Salons H-I
4th Floor

Discussant: Agnes R. Quisumbing, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
Chair: Kirsten Stoebenau, International Center for Research on Women (ICRW)

  1. Is Women’s Work a Pathway to Their Agency in Rural Egypt?Rania Salem, University of Toronto; Yuk Fai Cheong, Emory University; Kristin VanderEnde, Emory University; Kathryn M. Yount, Emory University

  2. Explaining the Paradox of Female Headship: Evidence from Cape TownPearl Kyei, Regional Institute for Population Studies (RIPS)

  3. Agricultural Policy, Schooling Participation, and Child Labor in Developing Countries: Cotton Expansion in Burkina FasoHarounan Kazianga, Oklahoma State University

  4. What Is the Impact of Increased Women’s Land Rights on Nutrition? A Study of Ethiopia's Land ReformFelix Muchomba, Columbia University

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