Session 176:
Gender and Development

Saturday, May 3
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
St. Botolph
2nd Floor

Chair: Kathryn M. Yount, Emory University
Discussant: Kirsten Stoebenau, International Center for Research on Women (ICRW)
Discussant: Keera Allendorf, Indiana University

  1. Place Matters: Individual and Community Level Effects of Autonomy on Ethiopian Children’s Immunization StatusJane Ebot, University of Texas at Austin

  2. The Effect of Gender-Related Aspects of School Quality on Schoolgirl Pregnancy in Rural MalawiStephanie R. Psaki, Population Council; Monica J. Grant, University of Wisconsin-Madison; Erica Soler-Hampejsek, Population Council; Christine A. Kelly, Population Council; Paul C. Hewett, Population Council

  3. The Changing Geography of Gender in IndiaScott L. Fulford, Boston College

  4. Regional Influences on Chinese Women's Fertility Desires: Development and Patriarchal CultureQing Lai, University of Michigan; Zheng Mu, University of Michigan; Qiang Ren, Peking University

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