Session 151:
Labor Markets in Developing Countries

Friday, April 12
2:45 PM - 4:15 PM
Maurepas Room
3rd Floor

Chair: Susan Parker, Centro de Investigación y Docencia Económicas (CIDE)
Discussant: Susan Parker, Centro de Investigación y Docencia Económicas (CIDE)

  1. Health and Cognition at Work: Labor Market Performance of Males and Females in a Low Income SettingDaniel R. LaFave, Colby College; Duncan Thomas, Duke University

  2. Women's Work Opportunities, Choice of Job Type, Earnings and Fertility in Ghana: Evidence from 2005/06T. Paul Schultz, Yale University

  3. Labor Market Impacts of a Large-Scale Public Works Program: Evidence from the Indian Employment Guarantee SchemeLaura Zimmermann, University of Michigan

  4. The Economic Burden of Crime: Evidence from MexicoAndrea Velasquez, Duke University

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