Session 151:
Parental Employment and Child Outcomes

Saturday, April 2
8:30 AM - 10:20 AM
Washington 3
Exhibition Level

Chair: Wei-Jun Jean Yeung, National University of Singapore
Discussant: Sanders Korenman, Baruch College, City University of New York (CUNY)

  1. The Impact of Maternal Employment on Child’s Mental Health: Evidence from NLSY-ChildSumanta Mukherjee, University of Kansas

  2. Parental Employment, Child Care, and Child Outcomes in Immigrant FamiliesWen-Jui Han, Columbia University; RaeHyuck Lee, Columbia University

  3. The Effects of Maternity Leave on Children's Birth and Infant Health Outcomes in the United StatesMaya Rossin, Columbia University

  4. Parental Job Loss and Young Adult AchievementAriel Kalil, University of Chicago; Patrick Wightman, University of Michigan

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