Session 128:
Work-Family Issues

Friday, April 1
2:30 PM - 4:20 PM
Thurgood Marshall East
Mezzanine Level

Chair: Lucie Schmidt, Williams College
Discussant: Lucie Schmidt, Williams College

  1. The Opt-Out Continuation: Education, Work, and Motherhood from 1984-2008Tanya Byker, University of Michigan

  2. Self-Employment, Work-Family Time, and the Gender Division of ChildcareLyn Craig, University of New South Wales; Abigail Powell, University of New South Wales

  3. Navigating New Norms of Involved Fatherhood: Employment, Gender Attitudes, and Father Involvement in American FamiliesBrittany S. McGill, University of Maryland

  4. Work Overload: Household Tasks and Employment of Japanese CouplesNoriko Tsuya, Keio University; Larry Bumpass, University of Wisconsin at Madison; Minja K. Choe, East-West Center; Ronald R. Rindfuss, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and East-West Center

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