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Development Economics: Microeconomic Issues and Policy Models - Lecture 8

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Lecture 8 - Gender discrimination

Prof. Abhijit Banerjee, Prof. Esther Duflo, Prof. Benjamin Olken
14.771 Development Economics: Microeconomic Issues and Policy Models, Fall 2008
(Massachusetts Institute of Technology: MIT OpenCourseWare)
Date accessed: 2009-10-09
License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA

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Supplementary lecture material is listed below.

1. Missing Women, the Marriage Market and Economic Growth
Foster, Andrew, and Mark Rosenzweig. "Missing Women, the Marriage Market and Economic Growth." Unpublished paper, November 2001.
2. Powerful Women: Does Exposure Reduce Bias?
Beaman, Lori, Esther Duflo, and Raghabendra Chattopadhyay. "Powerful Women: Does Exposure Reduce Bias?" University of California, San Diego, March 2008.



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