Saturday, July 23 / 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM   •   Salle Quesnay

Session 186:
Demographic aspects of female discrimination: from conception through childhood

Chair: Shuzhuo Li, Xi'an Jiaotong University

  1. Discrimination of female children in modern India: from conception through childhoodT. V. Sekher, Institute for Social and Economic Change ; Neelambar Hatti, Lund University

  2. Gender differences in child survival in India: what do we know?Sonalde B. Desai, University of Maryland ; Sonya Rastogi, University of Maryland ; Reeve Vanneman, University of Maryland

  3. Estimation of the number of “missing girls” in China: 1900-2000Quanbao Jiang, Xi'an Jiaotong University ; Marcus W. Feldman, Stanford University ; Xiaoyi Jin, Xi'an Jiaotong University

  4. The geography of declining child sex ratio in China and IndiaChristophe Z Guilmoto, CICRED ; Isabelle Attané, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED)

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