Asset Ownership and Egalitarian Decision Making in Dual-headed Households in Ecuador

Deere and Twyman (2012)


Logit models with 2010 Ecuador Household Asset Survey. Land titling.Women's share of couples' wealth was positively and significantly associated with the likelihood of joint decision-making regarding their decision to work and to spend income.2,892 households (25% women-headed, 68% jointly headed, 7% male-headed).