Session 38:
Resource Allocation within and across Households and Generations

Thursday, May 1
1:30 PM - 3:20 PM
Rochester
3rd Floor

Chair: Marjorie McElroy, Duke University
Discussant: Shannon Seitz, Queens College
Discussant: Elizabeth Peters, Cornell University
Discussant: Alessandro Tarozzi, Duke University

  1. Dynamic Intrahousehold Bargaining, Matrimonial Property Law and Suicidal CanadiansJohn Hoddinott, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI); Christopher Adam, University of Oxford; Ethan Ligon, University of California, Berkeley

  2. Marriage, Cohabitation, and Intrahousehold Bargaining: Evidence from Brazilian CouplesMarcos A. Rangel, University of California, Los Angeles

  3. Welfare Design, Women´s Empowerment and Income PoolingLuis Rubalcava, Centro de Investigación y Docencia Económicas (CIDE); Graciela M. Teruel, Universidad Iberoamericana; Duncan Thomas, University of California, Los Angeles

  4. The Life Cycle Saving Behavior of Two-Person Households: Evidence from the U.S. Panel Study of Income DynamicsNigar Nargis, Cornell University

  5. The Unequal Division of Household Labor: Gender Roles and the Puzzle of Positive Correlation between Fertility and Female Labor-Force ParticipationAlmudena Sevilla-Sanz, Brown University; Joost De Laat, Brown University

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