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Session 113:
Gender, educational achievement and the marriage market

Wednesday, September 30
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Fès 2B

Chair: Mohammad J. Abbasi-Shavazi , University of Tehran
Discussant: Arland Thornton, University of Michigan

  1. Human capital investments, marriage market and the intergenerational transmission of economic advantage in IndiaThangamuthu Lakshmanasamy, University of Madras

  2. Who marries whom in Pakistan? Role of education in marriage timing and spouse selectionDurre Nayab, Pakistan Institute of Development Economics (PIDE)

  3. Continuity or change? Educational attainment, labor force participation and the transition to marriage in Costa Rica and MexicoJulieta Perez Amador, University of Wisconsin at Madison

  4. Trends in first union formation during dramatic social and economic change: the post-Soviet republics of Central AsiaDavid Clifford, University of Southampton

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