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Inheritance law reform and women's access to capital : evidence from India's Hindu succession act (English)

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This paper examines whether and to what extent amendments in inheritance legislation impact women's physical and human capital investments, using disaggregated household level data from India. The authors use inheritance patterns over three generations... See More +

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  • Deininger, Klaus; Goyal, Aparajita; Nagarajan, Hari;
  • 2010/06/01
  • Policy Research Working Paper
  • WPS5338
  • 1
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  • India
  • South Asia
  • 2010/07/01
  • Inheritance law reform and women's access to capital : evidence from India's Hindu succession act
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