Session 134:
Family Ties in Later Life: Contact, Care, and Relationships I

Friday, April 1
2:30 PM - 4:20 PM
Coolidge
Mezzanine Level

Chair: Bridget Hiedemann, Seattle University
Discussant: John C. Henretta, University of Florida
Discussant: Barbara Schone, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), DHHS

  1. The Association between Family Structure and Histories and the Onset of Care at Older Ages in EnglandKaren F. Glaser, King's College London

  2. Proximity and Intergenerational Exchange: New Evidence from the Health and Retirement StudyChristine A. Mair, North Carolina State University

  3. Geographic Proximity and Healthy Ageing. Geographic Distance between Older Parents and Their Adult Children in the Netherlands, an Analysis of Register DataMarieke van der Pers, University of Groningen; Clara H. Mulder, University of Groningen, Population Research Centre; Inge Hutter, University of Groningen

  4. Stability of Cohabiting Unions in Later LifeJonathan E. Vespa, Ohio State University

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