Session 184:
Families and Well-Being in Comparative Perspective

Saturday, April 2
12:30 PM - 2:20 PM
Thurgood Marshall West
Mezzanine Level

Chair: Sanjiv Gupta, University of Massachusetts at Amherst
Discussant: Patrick Heuveline, University of California, Los Angeles

  1. Targeting, Universalism and Single Mother Poverty: A Multi-Level Analysis across 18 Affluent CountriesDavid Brady, Duke University; Rebekah A. Burroway, Duke University

  2. Women’s Employment, Unpaid Work and Economic Wellbeing: A Cross-National AnalysisNancy Folbre, University of Massachusetts; Janet C. Gornick, Graduate Center, City University of New York (CUNY); Helen Connolly, Luxembourg Income Study (LIS); Teresa Munzi, Luxembourg Income Study (LIS)

  3. The Effect of Children on Mental Health in Old AgeKai Kruk, University of Mannheim

  4. Happiness, Housework and Gender Inequality in EuropeMaria Sironi, University of Pennsylvania; Letizia Mencarini, University of Turin and Collegio Carlo Alberto

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