Session 48:
Parents' Work and Children's Lives

Thursday, March 31
1:30 PM - 3:20 PM
Room 413
Level 4

Chair: Jennifer L. Romich, University of Washington
Discussant: Gregory Acs, Urban Institute
Discussant: Constance T. Gager, Arizona State University

  1. Parents' Nonstandard Work Schedules and Adolescents' Socio-Emotional OutcomesWen-Jui Han, Columbia University; Jane Waldfogel, Columbia University

  2. Effects of Welfare and Employment Policies on Adolescents with Younger Siblings: Exploring the Mini-Mom PhenomenonJoAnn Hsueh, Manpower Demonstration Research Corporation (MDRC); Lisa A. Gennetian, Manpower Demonstration Research Corporation (MDRC)

  3. Parental Job Loss and Children’s Academic ProgressAriel Kalil, University of Chicago; Kathleen M. Ziol-Guest, University of Chicago

  4. Economic Conditions, Parental Job Loss, and Children’s Living ArrangementsRebecca A. London, University of California, Santa Cruz; Robert Fairlie, University of California, Santa Cruz

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