Session 59:
Global Perspectives on Demography and Gender Inequality: Polices, Patterns, and Processes

Thursday, May 1
2:45 PM - 4:15 PM
Salons C-D
4th Floor

Chair: Susan E. Short, Brown University
Discussant: Daniel Goodkind, U.S. Census Bureau

  1. “Missing Girls” in China and India: Trends and Policy ChallengesZhen Guo, Huazhong University of Science and Technology; Monica Das Gupta, University of Maryland; Shuzhuo Li, Xi'an Jiaotong University

  2. Millennium Development Goals: Measuring within-Country Inequalities for Selected Indicators for South America Using IPUMS-International Data (1990-2010)Ana Cuesta, University of Minnesota; Rodrigo Lovaton Davila, University of Minnesota

  3. Decomposing Equalizing Child Sex Ratios in India into Fertility and Mortality Related Components: Geographic Regions and Urban/Rural PopulationsNadia Diamond-Smith, University of California, San Francisco; Nandita Saikia, Jawaharlal Nehru University

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