Session 42:
Education and demography in developing countries

Thursday, June 14
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Aula Magna, Floor 7

Chair: Eduardo L. G. Rios-Neto, Cedeplar, UFMG

  1. Student, spouse, parent? A worldwide test of the role incompatibility hypothesis among adolescents and young adultsAlbert Esteve, Centre d’Estudis Demogràfics (CED); Timothy L. M. Riffe, Centre d’Estudis Demogràfics (CED); Jeroen J. A. Spijker, Centre d’Estudis Demogràfics (CED); Joan Garcia Roman, Centre d’Estudis Demogràfics (CED)

  2. Social and school determinants of educational achievement in Brazil, 2007Jose Francisco Soares, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais (UFMG); Raquel Guimaraes, Stanford University and Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais (UFMG); Izabel Fonseca, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais (UFMG); Raquel Alvares, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais (UFMG)

  3. Skill-biased technological change in Brazil: implications on occupation allocation and on the relative wage distribution by genderAna Hermeto, Cedeplar, UFMG

  4. Educational expansion in Latin American countries: has educational attainment inequality narrowed?Clarissa G. Rodrigues, Wittgenstein Centre (IIASA, VID/ÖAW, WU); Rachel Durham, Wittgenstein Centre (IIASA, VID/ÖAW, WU), Vienna University of Economics and Business; Bilal Barakat, Vienna Institute of Demography

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