Session 203:
Gender Roles and Children's Well-Being

Saturday, May 5
2:30 PM - 4:20 PM
Continental Parlor 8
Ballroom Level

Chair: Jill Boelter, University of Texas at Austin
Discussant: Kerry MacQuarrie, University of Washington

  1. Household Headship and Academic Skills of Children: New Evidence from IndiaUpasak Das, Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research (IGIDR); Ashish Singh, Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research (IGIDR); Sarthak Gaurav, Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research (IGIDR)

  2. Spouses’ Agreement on Women’s Autonomy in Rural Bangladesh and Its Influence on Health OutcomesChinyelum Morah, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

  3. Family Formation and Consumption Allocation within a Household in JapanChizu Yoshida, Kanto Gakuin University

  4. It's a Boy! Women and Non-Monetary Benefits from a Son in IndiaLaura Zimmermann, University of Michigan

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