Session 120:
Gender Inequality in Educational and Labor Force Outcomes

Friday, April 1
12:30 PM - 2:20 PM
Wilson B
Mezzanine Level

Chair: Alexandra Killewald, University of Michigan
Discussant: Thomas A. DiPrete, University of Wisconsin at Madison
Discussant: Kimberlee A. Shauman, University of California, Davis

  1. Causal Effects of Single-Sex Schools on Students’ STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) Outcomes by Gender and Parental SESHyunjoon Park, University of Pennsylvania; Jere Behrman, University of Pennsylvania; Jaesung Choi, University of Pennsylvania

  2. The Consequences of Career Choice: Family and Income Disparities among Women in Science and Other Elite ProfessionsAnne McDaniel, Ohio State University; Claudia Buchmann, Ohio State University

  3. The Missing Women in Science, Math, Engineering, and Behavioral Science Jobs? Accounting for Gender Differences in Entrance into SMEB OccupationsSharon Sassler, Cornell University; Yael Levitte, Cornell University; Jennifer Glass, University of Iowa; Katherine Michelmore, Cornell University

  4. Degrees of Difference: Gender Segregation of Doctorates by Field and Institutional Prestige in the U.S.Kim Weeden, Cornell University; Sarah Thebaud, Princeton University; Dafna Gelbgiser, Cornell University

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