Session 21:
Union Formation: Developing Countries

Thursday, May 3
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Continental Ballroom 6
Ballroom Level

Chair: Gavin W. Jones, National University of Singapore
Discussant: Bussarawan Teerawichitchainan, Singapore Management University

  1. Is This a Nuptiality Transition? Or Is It Something Else?Alaka Malwade Basu, Cornell University

  2. Family Formation in Indonesia after the 2004 Indian Ocean TsunamiMichael Burrows, Duke University; Peter Katz, University of California, Los Angeles; Bondan Sikoki, SurveyMETER; Duncan Thomas, Duke University

  3. The Latin American Cohabitation Boom, 1970-2007Albert Esteve, Centre d’Estudis Demogràfics (CED); Ron J. Lesthaeghe, University of Michigan and University of California, Irvine; Antonio Lopez-Gay, Centre d’Estudis Demogràfics (CED)

  4. Marriage Squeeze and Inter-Provincial Marriage in Central China: Evidence from X CountyLige Liu, Xi'an Jiaotong University; Xiaoyi Jin, Xi'an Jiaotong University; Melissa J. Brown, Harvard University; Marcus W. Feldman, Stanford University

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