Marriage and Dowry

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Sponsors:

  • National Science Foundation

Collaborators:

  • Duke

End Date:

  • Completed

Marriage and Dowry

The influence of marriage on child health, education investments, fertility and gender equality outcomes cannot be understated. With this in mind, is the legal framework surrounding this institution conducive to these goals? This project seeks answers to these questions in the context of Bangladeshi marriage markets.