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Myths about Women's RightsHow, Where, and Why Rights Advance$

Feryal M. Cherif

Print publication date: 2015

Print ISBN-13: 9780190211172

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: October 2015

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190211172.001.0001

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(p.219) Appendix J The Status of Women’s Property Rights, 2009

(p.219) Appendix J The Status of Women’s Property Rights, 2009

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Myths about Women's Rights
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Model 1

Model 2

Model 3

Model 4

Model 5

Model 6

Cultural Variables

Muslim

0.79**

0.05

0.72*

0.60

−0.38

1.09

(0.39)

(0.35)

(0.43)

(0.42)

(0.76)

(1.60)

Est. State Religion(s)

0.73

(0.45)

Religious Courts

−0.05

(0.40)

Patrilineality

−0.40**

−0.29

−0.05

−0.02

−0.12

−0.31

(0.19)

(0.19)

(0.22)

(0.21)

(0.35)

(0.84)

International Norms-Building

CEDAW t−10

−0.18

−0.71

0.41

(0.82)

(0.88)

(0.58)

Min. of Women’s Affairs t−10

0.01

−1.10

(0.30)

(1.13)

Years since CEDAW (logged)

0.52

0.76

3.50*

(0.40)

(0.48)

(2.11)

Reporting to CEDAW

0.78*

2.18

(0.45)

(2.03)

Memberships in HR Treaties

0.14

0.42**

(0.09)

(0.21)

Women’s Rights Orgs.t−10 (logged)

−0.45

−0.10

0.04

0.31

−0.90

0.45

(0.30)

(0.22)

(0.34)

(0.28)

(0.70)

(1.45)

Core Rights

Education t−10

0.01**

0.02***

0.01

0.01

0.01

−0.04

(0.01)

(0.01)

(0.01)

(0.01)

(0.01)

(0.03)

Labor Forcet−10

0.02

0.01

−0.02

(0.02)

(0.02)

(0.04)

Labor Force (Non-Agr.) t−10

0.06***

0.07***

0.22**

(0.02)

(0.02)

(0.10)

Control Variables

Democracy t−10

0.07**

0.02

0.42

(0.03)

(0.03)

(0.41)

GDP t−10 (logged)

0.00

−0.00

0.00

0.00

0.00

−0.00

(0.00)

(0.00)

(0.00)

(0.00)

(0.00)

(0.00)

Oil

−0.57

−0.16

(0.50)

(0.59)

Original CEDAW Ratifiers

1.72***

(0.52)

Sample

Developing countries

Developing countries

Developing countries

Developing countries

Democracies

Democracies

Observations

104

106

86

88

45

40

Standard errors in parentheses.

(*) p < 0.10,

(**) p < 0.05,

(***) p < 0.01.

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