Session 25:
Religion and Families

Thursday, March 30
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
San Gabriel C
Lobby Level

Chair: Alisa C. Lewin, University of Chicago
Discussant: Alisa C. Lewin, University of Chicago

  1. Modernization, Religious Schooling, and Economic Attitudes: Evidence from BangladeshMohammad N. Asadullah, University of Oxford; Nazmul Chaudhury, World Bank Group; Amit Dar, World Bank Group

  2. Normative or Economic Behavior? Religiosity and Women's Employment in IsraelOlivia Ekert-Jaffe, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED); Haya Stier, Tel Aviv University

  3. Family, Religion, and Multiculturalism: Challenging Implications on Women's Economic BehaviorYaghoob Foroutan, Australian National University

  4. Gendered Relationships and Localized Islam: The Meaning of Marriage(s) and Divorce(s) among the Swahili of Coastal TanzaniaSusi Krehbiel, Brown University

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