Friday, April 12 / 8:15 AM - 9:45 AM Meeting Room 311 (Level 3)

Session 134
Education Outcomes in Low- and Middle-Income Countries

Chair: Barbara S. Mensch, Population Council
Discussant: Stephanie R. Psaki, Population Council

1. Schooling Without Learning: Family Background and Educational Performance in Francophone AfricaJulia Behrman , Northwestern University; Rob Gruijters, University of Oxford.

2. Local Variation in Educational Attainment in Low- and Middle-Income Countries, 2000-2017Nick Graetz, University of Pennsylvania; Lauren Woyczynski , University of Washington, Seattle; Simon Hay, University of Washington, Seattle.

3. Estimating the Effects of Educational System Contraction: The Case of China’s Rural School Closure InitiativeEmily Hannum , University of Pennsylvania; Xiaoying Liu, University of Pennsylvania; Fan Wang.

4. Poor Sleep: Sunset Time and Human Capital ProductionMaulik Jagnani .

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