Session 59:
Links between Gender Inequality and Socioeconomic Development

Thursday, May 1
3:30 PM - 5:20 PM
Board Room 2
3rd Floor

Chair: Ann Blanc, Blancroft Research International
Discussant: Anju Malhotra, International Center for Research on Women (ICRW)

  1. Socioeconomic Development and Gender Inequality in Bangladesh: The Mediating Role of MarriageLisa M. Bates, Harvard University; Farzana Islam, Jahangirnagar University; Md. Khairul Islam, Plan International

  2. Household Economic Strategies and the Dynamics of Marital Power in Rural Africa: Ugandan CaseKofi D. Benefo, City University of New York

  3. Changing Economic Roles of Men and Women in Northern Vietnam: An Analysis of Four Marriage CohortsKim Korinek, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

  4. Does Educational Superiority Autonomize Daughters-in-Law Who Live with Their Mothers-in-Law? A Test of Caldwell’s ThesisManisha Sengupta, Johns Hopkins University; Nan Johnson, Michigan State University

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