Session 193:
Determinants of the Well-Being of Children and Youth in the U.S.

Saturday, April 2
12:30 PM - 2:20 PM
Wilson C
Mezzanine Level

Chair: Kara Joyner, Bowling Green State University
Discussant: Audrey Light, Ohio State University
Discussant: Christopher McKelvey, University of Maryland

  1. Ironing Out Deficiencies: Evidence from the United States on the Economic Effects of Iron DeficiencyGreg Niemesh, Vanderbilt University

  2. The Influence of Body Weight on Social Network Ties among AdolescentsMir Ali, U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA); Aliaksandr Amialchuk, University of Toledo; John Rizzo, Stony Brook University, State University of New York (SUNY)

  3. In-Kind Support from Nonresident Fathers: A Population-Level AnalysisJennifer Buher Kane, Pennsylvania State University; Lenna Nepomnyaschy, Rutgers University; Irwin Garfinkel, Columbia University; Kathryn Edin, University of Pennsylvania

  4. Time to Work or Time to Play: The Effect of Student Employment on Homework, Sleep, and Screen TimeCharlene M. Kalenkoski, Ohio University; Sabrina Pabilonia, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)

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