Session 18:
Fragile Families

Thursday, May 9
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
3rd Floor

Chair: Sara McLanahan, Princeton University
Discussant: Andrew J. Cherlin, Johns Hopkins University

  1. The Effects of Welfare and Child Support Policies on Union FormationMarcia Carlson, Columbia University; Irwin Garfinkel, Columbia University

  2. Does Parental Religious Involvement Impact the Birth Outcomes and Health Status of Young Children?Robert A. Hummer, University of Texas at Austin; Yolanda C. Padilla, University of Texas at Austin; Samuel Echevarria, University of Texas at Austin; Eunjeong Kim, University of Texas at Austin

  3. Unwed Fathers' Work in Legitimate Underground EconomiesLauren Rich, University of Pennsylvania

  4. The Fragile Families Baseline Survey: Final ReportJulien O. Teitler, Columbia University; Nancy Reichman, Princeton University

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