Session 168:
Policy and Child Well-Being

Saturday, April 2
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Washington 2
Exhibition Level

Chair: Cynthia A. Osborne, University of Texas at Austin
Discussant: Cynthia A. Osborne, University of Texas at Austin

  1. Intra-Family Differences in Health Insurance CoverageLaura F. Blumenthal, U.S. Census Bureau; Brett O'Hara, U.S. Census Bureau

  2. High-Stakes Testing and the Rise of the GEDAndrew Halpern-Manners, University of Minnesota; John R. Warren, University of Minnesota; Eric Grodsky, University of Minnesota

  3. Accounting for the Intergenerational Elasticity of Education: Cognitive Ability, Socioeconomic Status, Non-Cognitive Skills and Home EnvironmentAriel Kalil, University of Chicago; Salma Khalid, World Bank Group

  4. Age-Related Differences in the Effects of Employment Policies on Low-Income Single-Parent Families and ChildrenJessica Thornton Walker, University of Texas at Austin; Aletha Huston, University of Texas at Austin

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