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Economic aspects (Families)
Book Chapter
An Empirical Analysis of the Economics of Marriage in Egypt, Morocco, and Tunisia

From the book: Oxford Handbook of Africa and Economics, Vol. 2. Marriage is the single most important contractual arrangement youth in North Africa undertake as they navigate their transition to adulthood...

Economic aspects (Families) Game theory Power (Economics)
Working Paper
The Economics of Marriage in North Africa

Marriage is the single most important economic transaction and social transition in the lives of young people. Yet little is known about the economics of marriage in much of the developing world...

Economic aspects (Families) Game theory Power (Economics)
Working Paper
Transformation of the Family under Rising Land Pressure: A Theoretical Essay

If we understand well the individualization of land tenure rules under conditions of growing land scarcity and increased market integration, much less is known about the mode of evolution of the farm-cum-family units possessing the land...

Agriculture Economic aspects (Families) Land reform
Book Chapter
Household Wealth in Latin America

From the book: Personal Wealth from a Global Perspective

Economic aspects (Families) Income distribution Informal sector (Economics)
Book Chapter
Gender and the Distribution of Wealth in Developing Countries

From the book: Personal Wealth from a Global Perspective

Equality and inequality Economic aspects (Families) Inheritance and succession
Working Paper
Gender and the Distribution of Wealth in Developing Countries

Only recently has it been recognized that women may not share in the wealth of men, even within the same household or family. Moreover, there is growing evidence that the gender distribution of wealth matters...

Equality and inequality Economic aspects (Families) Inheritance and succession
Working Paper
Household Wealth in Latin America

This paper provides a descriptive analysis of wealth ownership and wealth inequality in Latin American countries, using diverse published sources and primary data analysis for 16 nations...

Economic aspects (Families) Income distribution Informal sector (Economics)
Working Paper
Rural Women, informal Sector and Household Economy in Tanzania

Economic aspects (Families) Households Informal sector (Economics)
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