Tuesday, July 19 / 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM   •   Auditorium Pierre de Ronsard

Session 3:

Chair: Parfait Eloundou-Enyegue, Cornell University

  1. Children’s expectations for educational attainment: the roles of demographics, economics, and abilityElizabeth Frankenberg, University of California, Los Angeles

  2. Measures of academic success and failureRobert Maheu, Ministère de l'Éducation du Québec

  3. Impact of investments in female education on gender inequality and women’s empowermentRohini P. Pande, International Center for Research on Women (ICRW) ; Anju Malhotra, International Center for Research on Women (ICRW) ; Caren Grown, International Center for Research on Women (ICRW)

  4. The implications of changing educational opportunities in rural Pakistan 1997-2004: school access, choice and qualityCynthia B. Lloyd, Population Council ; Cem Mete, World Bank Group ; Zeba A. Sathar, Population Council ; Monica J. Grant, University of Pennsylvania

  5. Family environment and pathways of child labour and education in MaliRichard Marcoux, Université de Laval ; Jean-François Kobiané, Université de Montréal

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