Wednesday, December 7 / 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM   •   Samandin 9

Session 55:
Population and economic outcomes at the micro and macro levels

Chair: David Shapiro, Pennsylvania State University
Discussant: David Shapiro, Pennsylvania State University

  1. Socio-economic and demographic determinants of children’s primary school enrollment in EthiopiaEshetu Gurmu, Addis Ababa University ; Dula Etana, Addis Ababa University

  2. Understanding the capability approach through education and labour/employment market outcomes in GhanaSamuel Agyei-Mensah, University of Ghana ; John K. Anarfi, University of Ghana ; Adu Owusu Sarkodie, University of Ghana ; Thomas Antwi Bosiakoh, University of Ghana

  3. Transitions and occupational changes in a West African urban labour market: the role of social networkChristophe J. Nordman, Institut de Recherche pour le Développement (IRD) ; Laure Pasquier-Doumer, UMR DIAL IRD

  4. The incipient fertility transition and women’s labor force participation in sub-Saharan Africa, 1991-2005: a multi-method AnalysisFatou Jah, Cornell University

  5. Integration of population into government and business strategies: application to the Ugandan ContextFrederick Mugisha, Ministry of Finance, Planning and Economic Development

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