APPENDIX B
Contents The Changing Transitions to Adulthood in Developing Countries: Selected Studies

Cynthia B. Lloyd, Jere R. Behrman, Nelly P. Stromquist, and Barney Cohen, eds.

The National Academies Press (2005)

The panel commissioned numerous papers by panel members and other experts that provided much valuable background material that informed the panel’s deliberations. Many of these papers constitute useful contributions to the literature in their own right. Selected papers were subsequently modified to incorporate the comments of panel members and reviewers and are available in a companion volume entitled The Changing Transitions to Adulthood in Developing Countries: Selected Studies.

1.

Introduction

2.

Changing Contexts in Which Youth Are Transitioning to Adulthood in Developing Countries: Have Developing Economies Been

Converging Toward Developed Economies?

 

Jere Behrman and Piyali Sengupta

3.

Small Families and Large Cohorts: The Impact of the Demographic Transition on Schooling in Brazil

 

David Lam and Letícia Marteleto



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Growing Up Global: The Changing Transitions to Adulthood in Developing Countries APPENDIX B Contents The Changing Transitions to Adulthood in Developing Countries: Selected Studies Cynthia B. Lloyd, Jere R. Behrman, Nelly P. Stromquist, and Barney Cohen, eds. The National Academies Press (2005) The panel commissioned numerous papers by panel members and other experts that provided much valuable background material that informed the panel’s deliberations. Many of these papers constitute useful contributions to the literature in their own right. Selected papers were subsequently modified to incorporate the comments of panel members and reviewers and are available in a companion volume entitled The Changing Transitions to Adulthood in Developing Countries: Selected Studies. 1. Introduction 2. Changing Contexts in Which Youth Are Transitioning to Adulthood in Developing Countries: Have Developing Economies Been Converging Toward Developed Economies?   Jere Behrman and Piyali Sengupta 3. Small Families and Large Cohorts: The Impact of the Demographic Transition on Schooling in Brazil   David Lam and Letícia Marteleto

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Growing Up Global: The Changing Transitions to Adulthood in Developing Countries 4. Progress towards Education for All: Trends and Current Challenges for sub-Saharan Africa   Paul C. Hewett and Cynthia B. Lloyd 5. Trends in the Timing of First Marriage among Men and Women in the Developing World   Barbara Mensch, Susheela Singh, and John Casterline 6. Marriage Patterns in Rural India: Influence of Sociocultural Context   Shireen Jejeebhoy and Shiva Halli 7. Marriage in Transition: Evidence on Age, Education, and Assets from Six Developing Countries   Agnes Quisumbing and Kelly Hallman 8. Adolescent Transitions to Adulthood in Reform-Era China   Emily Hannum and Jihong Liu 9. Growing Up in Pakistan: The Separate Experiences of Males and Females   Cynthia B. Lloyd and Monica Grant 10. Multilevel Modeling of Influences on Transitions to Adulthood in Developing Countries with Special Reference to Cameroon   Barthélémy Kuate-Defo 11. Assessing the Economic Returns to Investing in Youth in Developing Countries   James Knowles and Jere Behrman