Session 16:
Sex Ratios in Asia

Thursday, April 17
8:30 AM - 10:20 AM
Napoleon A1
3rd floor

Chair: Wendy Baldwin, Population Council
Discussant: Sonya Rastogi, U.S. Census Bureau
Discussant: Monica Das Gupta, World Bank Group

  1. Missing Women, Hepatitis B, and Sex Ratios at Birth: A Reappraisal of the EvidenceAmar A. Hamoudi, University of Michigan

  2. Son Preference and Gender InequalityDeepankar Basu, Ohio State University; Robert de Jong, Ohio State University

  3. A Multinomial Model of Fertility Choice and Offspring Sex-Ratios in IndiaRubiana M Chamarbagwala, Indiana University, Bloomington; Martin Ranger, Bonn University

  4. Son Preference and Reproductive Choice in Madhya Pradesh, IndiaJeffrey Edmeades, International Center for Research on Women (ICRW); Kerry MacQuarrie, International Center for Research on Women (ICRW); Tina Y. Falle, International Center for Research on Women (ICRW)

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