Why is son preference so persistent in East and South Asia? a cross-country study of China, India, and the Republic of Korea
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- Monica Das Gupta & Jiang Zhenghua & Li Bohua & Xie Zhenming & Woojin Chung & Bae Hwa-Ok, 2003. "Why is Son preference so persistent in East and South Asia? a cross-country study of China, India and the Republic of Korea," Journal of Development Studies, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 40(2), pages 153-187.
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KeywordsGender and Development; Health Monitoring&Evaluation; Anthropology; Public Health Promotion; Population&Development; Adolescent Health; Anthropology; Life Sciences&Biotechnology; Health Monitoring&Evaluation; Population&Development;
NEP fieldsThis paper has been announced in the following NEP Reports:
- NEP-ALL-2003-06-04 (All new papers)
- NEP-ALL-2004-08-16 (All new papers)
- NEP-SEA-2004-08-16 (South East Asia)
- NEP-TRA-2003-06-04 (Transition Economics)
- NEP-TRA-2004-09-12 (Transition Economics)
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