Notice of Lecture：Blinder-Oaxaca Decomposition of Observed Differences: An Application to Gender Gap in Time Use Patterns
Speaker：Visiting Professor Mobinul Huq Dept. of Economics，University of Saskatchewan, Canada
Critic：Liu Xiangbo, associate professor, school of Labor and Human Resource, RUC
Title：Blinder-Oaxaca Decomposition of Observed Differences: An Application to Gender Gap in Time Use Patterns
Time：11:30am-13:00pm, May 24th
Venue：Room320, Qiushi Building
Lecture abstract： Four parts of the presentation.
The first part will present the observed `gender gap` in time use patterns in Canada and in China.
Second, it will present the ‘Blinder-Oaxaca Decomposition technique’.
Third, a presentation of the decomposition results for Canada and China will be presented.
Forth part will discuss the policy implications for achieving gender equality in time use patterns.