Session 7:
Transition to Adulthood in Developing Countries

Thursday, May 1
8:30 AM - 10:20 AM
2nd Floor

Chair: Kelly A. Musick, University of Southern California
Discussant: John Hobcraft, London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE)

  1. Schooling and Work in Thailand: A Life Course Study of YouthSoumya Alva, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

  2. Growing up in Contemporary Pakistan: The Separate Worlds of Boys and GirlsCynthia B. Lloyd, Population Council; Zeba A. Sathar, Population Council; Minhaj ul Haque, Population Council; Judith A. Diers, Population Council

  3. Trends in the Timing of Marriage among Men and Women in the Developing WorldBarbara Mensch, Population Council; Susheela Singh, Alan Guttmacher Institute; John Casterline, Population Council

  4. The Transition to Adulthood in East Asia: An OverviewHyunjoon Park, University of Wisconsin at Madison; Gary Sandefur, University of Wisconsin at Madison

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