Papers

Journal Articles and Book Chapters

Deere, C.D. and Z.B. Catanzarite.  Forthcoming 2017. “Who Borrows to Accumulate Assets?  Class, Gender and Indebtedness in Ecuador’s Credit Market.” CEPAL Review #122.  

 

Deere, C.D. and G. Alvarado.  Forthcoming fall 2016. “Asset Accumulation through International Migration.  Gender, Remittances and Decision Making in Ecuador.” Latin American Research Review, Vol. 51 (4). 

 

Lahoti, R., Suchitra, JY and H. Swaminathan.  Jan. 2016. Not in her Name: Women's Property Ownership In India.”  Economic and Political Weekly, Vol 51, Issue No. 5.  

Oduro, Abena D. 2015. "Ownership of Place of Residence in Ghane: A Gender Analysis." Journal of African Development, 17(1):17-44.

Oduro, Abena D., Carmen Diana Deere and Zachary Catanzarite. 2015.  “Women’s Wealth and Intimate Partner Violence:  Insights from Ecuador and Ghana.” Feminist Economics 21 (2): 1-29.

Twyman, Jenifer, Pilar Useche and Carmen Diana Deere. 2015.  “Gendered Perceptions of Land Ownership and Agricultural Decision-making in Ecuador.” Land Economics 91 (3): 479-500 (forthcoming, August).

Vijaya, Ramya, Rahul Lahoti and Hema Swaminathan. 2014. "Moving from the Household to the Individual: Multidimensional Poverty Analysis”. 2014. World Development, 59 pp: 71-80.

Deere, Carmen Diana and Zachary B. Catanzarite. 2014. "Measuring the Intra-Household Distribution of Wealth in Ecuador: Qualitative Insights and Quantitative Outcomes." In: Handbook of Research Methods and Applications in Heterodox Economics.

Deere, Carmen Diana, Jackeline Contreras and Jennifer Twyman. 2014.  “Género, estado civil y la acumulación de activos en el Ecuador:  una mirada a la violencia patrimonial.”  Eutopía, No. 5: 93-119.

Deere, Carmen Diana and Jennifer Twyman. 2014.  “¿Quién toma las decisiones agrícolas?  Mujeres propietarias en Ecuador.”  Agricultura, Sociedad y Desarollo, No. 11: 425-440.

Deere, C.D., J. Contreras and J. Twyman. 2014. “Patrimonial Violence: A Study of Women’s Property Rights in Ecuador.”  Latin American Perspectives, Vol. 41 (1): 143-65.

Oduro, Abena D., Louis Boakye-Yiadom. 2014. "Gender, Migrant Remittances and Asset Acquisition in Ghana" Ghana Social Science Journal. 11(1):1-25

Oduro, A.D., L.Boakye-Yiadom, & W. Baah-Boateng. 2014. Asset Ownership among Rural and Urban Women in Ghana. In D.K. Twerefour, P. Quartey, L. Boakye-Yiadom & W. Baah-Boateng (Eds.) Readings on Key Economic Issues in Ghana. University of Ghana Readers, Accra: Digibooks, pp.76-97.

Deere, Carmen Diana, Abena D. Oduro, Hema Swaminathan and Cheryl Doss. 2013. "Property Rights and the Gender Distribution of Wealth in Ecuador, Ghana and India." Journal of Economic Inequality, 11:249-265.

Deere, Carmen Diana and Jennifer Twyman. 2012. "Asset Ownership and Egalitarian Decision-Making in Dual-Headed Households in Ecuador." Review of Radical Political Economy, 44 (3): 313-320.

Doss, Cheryl, Carmen Diana Deere, Abena D. Oduro, Hema Swaminathan, Suchitra J. Y., Rahul Lahoti, W. Baah-Boateng, L. Boakye-Yiadom, Jackeline Contreras, Jennifer Twyman, Zachary Catanzarite, Caren Grown and Marya Hillesland. 2012. Las Brechas de Género en los Activos y en la Riqueza: Evidencia de Ecuador, Ghana y Karnataka, India. In A. Butto, I. Dantas, and K. Hora (cords.), As Mulheres nas Estatísticas Agropecuárias: Experiencias em Países do Sul. Brasilia: Ministério do Desenvolvimento Agrario, pp. 14-39.

Swaminathan, Hema, Rahul Lahoti and Suchitra J.Y. 2012." Gender Asset and Wealth Gaps: Evidence from Karnataka." Economic and Political Weekly. XLVII (35) pp. 59-67.

Deere, Carmen Diana, Jackeline Contreras and Jennifer Twyman. 2010. Property Rights and Women’s Accumulation of Assets Over the Life Cycle: Patrimonial Violence in Ecuador. ALASRU Nueva época. Análisis latinoamericana del medio rural, No. 5, 2010: 135-176.

Gender Asset Gap Project Working Papers

WP 15: Doss, Cheryl, William Baah-Boateng, Louis Boakye-Yiadom, Zachary Catanzarite, Carmen Diana Deere, Hema Swaminathan, Rahul Lahoti and Suchitra J.Y. 2013. Measuring Personal Wealth in Developing Countries: Interviewing Men and Women About Asset Values.               

WP 14: Oduro, Abena D., L. Boakye-Yiadom and W. Baah-Boateng. 2012. Asset Ownership and Egalitarian Decision-Making Among Couples: Some Evidence from Ghana.

WP 13: Deere, Carmen Diana, Abena D. Oduro, Hema Swaminathan and Cheryl Doss. 2012. Property Rights and the Gender Distribution of Wealth in Ecuador, Ghana and India.

WP 12: Oduro, Abena D., Carmen Diana Deere and Zachary Catanzarite. 2012. Assets, Wealth and Spousal Violence: Insights from Ecuador and Ghana.

WP 11: Deere, Carmen Diana and Jennifer Twyman. 2012. Land Ownership and Farm Management in Ecuador: Egalitarian Family Farming Systems and Gendered Constraints.

WP 10: Deere, Carmen Diana, Jacqueline Contreras and Jennifer Twyman. 2012. Patrimonial Violence: A Study of Women’s Property Rights in Ecuador.

WP 9: Deere, Carmen Diana and Jennifer Twyman. 2011. Asset Ownership and Egalitarian Decision-Making in Dual-Headed Households in Ecuador. Paper presented to the ASSA meetings, Chicago, January 6-8, 2012.

WP 8: Suchitra J. Y., Rahul Lahoti and Hema Swaminathan. 2011. Individual Asset Holding Patterns: District Level Estimates from Karnataka. 

WP 7-S: Deere, Carmen Diana. 2010. Mujeres, Activos y el Ciclo de Vida: Apuntes sobre Tres Cantones de la Provincia de Pichincha.

WP 6-S: Contreras, Jackeline. 2010. Mujeres, Activos y el Ciclo de Vida: Apuntes sobre Tres Cantones de la Provincia del Azuay.

WP 5-S: Deere, Carmen Diana. 2010. Mujeres, Activos y el Ciclo de Vida: Apuntes sobre los Derechos de Propiedad y la Clase Media en el Ecuador.

WP 4: Oduro, Abena D., W. Baah-Boateng and L. Boakye-Yiadom. 2010. Asset Accumulation Among Women in Ghana: Understanding the Process.

WP 3: Suchitra J. Y., and Hema Swaminathan. 2010. Asset Acquisition Among Matrilineal and Patrilineal Communities: A Case Study of Coastal Karnataka. Paper presented at the Annual Conference of the IAFFE, Buenos Aires, Argentina. July 2010.

WP 2-S: Twyman, Jennifer. 2010. Género, Activos y Ciclo de Vida: Una Comparación de Cinco Cantones de la Provincia de Manabí de Ecuador.

WP 2: Twyman, Jennifer. 2010. Gender, Assets and the Life Cycle: A Comparison of Five Cantons in the Manabí Province of Ecuador.

WP 1-S: Deere, Carmen Diana, Jacqueline Contreras and Jennifer Twyman. 2010. Derechos de Propiedad y Accumulación de Activos de las Mujeres a través del Ciclo de Vida: Violencia Patrimonial en Ecuador.

WP 1: Deere, Carmen Diana, Jacqueline Contreras and Jennifer Twyman. 2010. Property Rights and Women’s Accumulation of Assets over the Life Cycle: Patrimonial Violence in Ecuador.

Other Working Papers

Doss, Cheryl, Abena D. Oduro, Carmen Diana Deere, Hema Swaminathan, William Baah-Boateng, and Suchitra J.Y. 2015. Shocks, assets and social protection: A gendered analysis of Ecuador, Ghana, and Karnataka, India.  UN Women, Economic Empowerment Discussion Paper.  

Grown, Caren, Carmen Diana Deere, Zachary Catanzarite, Abena D. Oduro, Suchitra J.Y., Hema Swaminathan, and Louis Boakye-Yiadom. 2015. Who borrows? An analysis of gender, debt and assets in Ecuador, Ghana and Karnataka, India.   UN Women, Economic Empowerment Discussion Paper. 

Deere, Carmen Diana, with Gina Alvarado, Abena D. Oduro, and Louis Boakye-Yiadom.  2015. Gender, remittances and asset accumulation in Ecuador and Ghana.   UN Women, Economic Empowerment Discussion Paper. 

Malghan, Deepak and Hema Swaminathan.  2015.  Intrahousehold Wealth Inequality and Welfare: Evidence from Karnataka, India.  Indian Institute of Management Working Paper No. 487. 

Swaminathan, Hema, Rahul Lahoti, and Suchitra J.Y. 2012. Does Asset Ownership Matter: Impact on Women’s Decision-Making and Mobility in Rural Karnataka, India. IFPRI Discussion Paper 01188. 

Swaminathan, Hema, Suchitra J. Y., Rahul Lahoti. 2012. Property Status and Inter-Spousal Dynamics in Decision‐Making in Karnataka. IIM Bangalore Research Paper No. 364. 

Dissertations

Anglade, Boaz. 2016.  Gender Inequality in Asset Wealth, Poverty, and Coping Strategies to Shocks in Ecuador.  Gainesville:  University of Florida, Department of Food & Resource Economics.  C.D. Deere, chair. 

 

Hillesland, Marya.  2014.  Three essays in development economics: Patterns around men and women’s wealth and asset ownership in Ghana and Malawi.  American University, Department of Economics.  Caren Grown, chair.