Session 166:
Gender and Demographic Processes

Saturday, April 3
12:30 PM - 2:20 PM
Beacon A
3rd Floor

Chair: Mick Cunningham, Western Washington University
Discussant: Susan Greenhalgh, University of California, Irvine

  1. Gender Preference and India's Missing Girls: Evidence from Some Selected States of IndiaArunkumar Acharya, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México

  2. Gender Differences in Young People's Livelihood Strategies in VietnamSajeda Amin, Population Council; Vu Manh Loi, University of Washington; Sara Peracca, Population Council

  3. Shortage of Girls in China TodayJudith Banister, Javelin Investments

  4. 'Self-Indulgence' versus 'Altruism': Two Notions of Female Empowerment as a Determinant of Reproductive HealthAlaka Malwade Basu, Cornell University; Gayatri Brij Koolwal, Cornell University

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