Session 6:
Investing in the quality of children

Thursday, June 26
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Lecture Room 324
3rd floor

Chair: Anne H. Gauthier, Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute (NIDI)

  1. A cohort perspective of youth poverty in the United StatesDaria Mendola, Università degli Studi di Palermo; Maria Sironi, University of Oxford; Arnstein Aassve, Università Bocconi

  2. How do students make educational choices? The influence of gender stereotypes about abilitiesClaire Thibout, Université Paris 1 Panthéon Sorbonne; Benoît Rapoport, Université Paris 1 Panthéon Sorbonne

  3. On the role of female health for economic developmentMichael Kuhn, Vienna Institute of Demography; David E. Bloom, Harvard University; Klaus Prettner, University of Göttingen

  4. Intra-household gender discrimination in school choice: evidence from private schooling in IndiaSoham Sahoo, Indian Statistical Institute

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