Session 130:
Children's Education in Developing Countries

Saturday, May 11
8:30 AM - 10:20 AM
2nd Floor

Chair: Rene M Zenteno, Tecnologico de Monterrey
Discussant: Claudia Buchmann, Duke University

  1. Is it Education, Wealth, and/or Family Size? The Effects of Family Size, Parents' Education, and Wealth on School Attainment in a Rural Ghanaian DistrictKubaje Adazu, Brown University; Silvana Vargas, Ministry of Education of Peru

  2. Household Decision Making about Children's Schooling in Latin AmericaMary Arends-Kuenning, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Suzanne Duryea, Inter-American Development Bank

  3. Families, Classrooms, and Educational Engagement in Rural ChinaEmily Hannum, University of Pennsylvania; Albert Park, University of Michigan

  4. Education of Migrant Children in Urban China: An Origin-Destination Pooled ApproachZai Liang, Queens College; Yiu Por Chen, Columbia University

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