Tuesday, November 19 / 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM Bwindi Hall

Session 53
Demography of Human Capital Formation

Chair: Anne Goujon, International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis
Discussant: Elke Loichinger, Federal Institute for Population Research (BiB)

1. L’École Formelle Constitue-t-Elle La Meilleure Voie Pour l’Acquisition Des Compétences Au Cameroun ?Novice Patrick Bakehe, University of Douala.

2. Human Capital and Labor Productivity: Policy Implications of Changing Age-Structures in Five Sub-Saharan African CountriesMarlene A. Lee, Population Reference Bureau; Joshua K. Wilde, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research (MPIDR); Mahesh Karra, Boston University.

3. Alternative Education and Return Pathways for Out-of-School Youth in Sub-Saharan AfricaMoses Ngware, African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC).

4. Is There a Life Expectancy Preston Curve for Africa?Douglason G. Omotor, West African Institute for Financial and Economic Management (WAIFEM), Lagos and Delta State University, Abraka.

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