1. THE FAMILY: SOCIAL AND ECONOMIC PERSPECTIVES - ROOM 22

Chair: Lisa Cappellari, University of California-Davis, USA

Charlotte Phelps, Temple University, USA. "Gender Differences in the Impact of Broken Home on Earnings and Family Income."

Harriet Presser, University of Maryland, USA. "What's So 'Intact' About the Intact Family? A Temporal Perspective."

Elaine McCrate, University of Vermont, USA. "Welfare and Women's Earnings"




2. WOMEN AND STRUCTURAL ADJUSTMENT: ISSUES FROM SOUTH ASIA - ROOM 23

Chair: Martha Roldan, FLACSO, Argentina

Madhura Swaminathan, Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research, Bombay. "The Impact of Structural Adjustment on Women: Issues from India"

Anuradha Seth, Hobart & William Smith Colleges, USA. "Who Loses from Economic Liberalization? Gender and Structural Adjustment in India."

Kanchana Ruwanpura, University of Notre Dame, USA. "Women in the Development Context of Sri Lanka: Some Considerations."




3. ECONOMIC FACTORS INFLUENCING WOMEN'S HEALTH AND WELL BEING - ROOM 25

Chair: Paulette Olson, Wright State University, USA

Yana Mintoff Bland, Foundation for a Compassionate Society, USA. "The Economics of Health and Development in the Mediterranean"

Tanis Day, Queens University, Canada. "The Health Related Costs of Violence Against Women."

Maria Floro, American University, USA. "Work Intensity, Poverty and Women's Well Being"




4. ROUNDTABLE: WOMEN, WORK, AND THE INTERNATIONAL COMMUNITY PART I: INTERNATIONAL POLICIES ON WOMEN AND WORK - ROOM 30

Chair: Nancy Folbre, University of Mass, Amherst

Sarawathi Menon, UNDP, USA,

Antoinette Gosses, OECD/DAC, The Netherlands,

Liba Paukert, ILO,

Zafiris Tzannatos, The World Bank, USA.

Discussant: Lourdes Beneria, Cornell University, USA.