Session 168:
Gender Differentials in Schooling and Occupations

Saturday, April 1
12:30 PM - 2:20 PM
San Gabriel A
Lobby Level

Chair: Jen'nan G. Read, University of California, Irvine
Discussant: Maitreyi B. Das, World Bank Group

  1. The Gender Gap Reloaded: Is School Quality Linked to Labor Market Performance?Spyros Konstantopoulos, Northwestern University; Amelie Constant, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) and Georgetown University

  2. Female Labor Force Participation in Kerala: Problems and ProspectsSumit Mazumdar, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS); M. Guruswamy, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS)

  3. Sex Differences in the Utilization of Educational Capital among College-Educated WorkersKimberlee A. Shauman, University of California, Davis

  4. Gender Gaps in Schooling in Rural GuatemalaKathryn M. Yount, Emory University; John Hoddinott, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI); John A. Maluccio, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI); Alexis Murphy, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI); Usha Ramakrishnan, Emory University

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