Session 115:
Marriage and Union Formation in Developing Countries

Friday, April 16
12:30 PM - 2:20 PM
Cumberland K
Exhibition Level

Chair: Julieta Perez Amador, University of Wisconsin at Madison
Discussant: Jenna Nobles, University of Wisconsin at Madison

  1. Marriage and Non-Marriage in Vietnam: Recent Patterns and Future ExpectationsLindy Williams, Cornell University; Florio O. Arguillas, Cornell University

  2. Money and Marriage: The Practice of Dowry and Brideprice in Rural IndiaAfra R. Chowdhury, PhD, Brown University

  3. Stability in Mexican Nuptial Regimes or Change Over Time?: Cohort Differences in Timing to First Marriage among Women in Mexico and the Role of EducationRhiannon A. D'Souza, Ohio State University; Reanne Frank, Ohio State University; Kammi Schmeer, Ohio State University

  4. Health and Early Marriage in Rural MalawiMonica J. Grant, University of Wisconsin at Madison; Erica Soler-Hampejsek, Population Council; Barbara S. Mensch, Population Council

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