Title: Natal Home Property, Female Empowerment and Fertility in Rural Nepal

Abstract: This paper examines the impact of natal home property on womens’ household decision making power and fertility behavior. The study attempts to answer whether land ownership of the natal family has influence on the empowerment of women, and thus the decisions made by the households.

Sponsored by: Chr. Michelsen Institute, Norway May 2014. Availability: Please click here for full paper

Close Window