Session 28:
Children's Work and Schooling in Poor Countries

Thursday, March 31
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Hoover
Mezzanine Level

Chair: Deborah Levison, University of Minnesota
Discussant: Susan Parker, Centro de Investigación y Docencia Económicas (CIDE)

  1. Household Income, Joint Work-Schooling and Human Capital in IndonesiaTreena Wu, National University of Singapore

  2. Effects of the Global Financial Crisis on Children’s Outcomes in El SalvadorSuzanne Duryea, Inter-American Development Bank; Melisa Morales, Inter-American Development Bank

  3. The Impact of Mexico-U.S. Migration in the Family and the Community on Current Work and School Status of Mexican YouthGabriela Sanchez-Soto, Brown University

  4. Do Parental Entrepreneurship and Access to Microcredit Increase Child Labor? The Case of IndonesiaMisty L. Heggeness, U.S. Department of Labor (DOL); Charita Castro, Washington University in St. Louis; Amy Ritualo, U.S. Department of Labor (DOL)

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