Session 112:
Intergenerational Transmission of Wealth and Educational Inequality

Friday, March 30
12:30 PM - 2:15 PM
Julliard
5th floor

Chair: Dalton Conley, New York University
Discussant: Pat Sharkey, Harvard University

  1. The Association between Children’s Earnings and Fathers’ Lifetime Earnings: Estimates Using Administrative DataMolly Dahl, Congressional Budget Office (CBO); Thomas DeLeire, Michigan State University and Congressional Budget Office (CBO)

  2. Progresa, Early Childbearing, and the Intergenerational Transmission of Poverty in Rural MexicoTom Merrick, World Bank Group; Margaret Greene, George Washington University

  3. The Initiation of Intergenerational Financial Transfers from Parents to Their Adult ChildrenLeah K. VanWey, Indiana University; Shelley Nelson, Indiana University

  4. Children, Family Size Change, and Household Wealth TrajectoriesMatthew A Painter II, Ohio State University; Kevin M. Shafer, Ohio State University

  5. Assessing the Effect of Wealth on Education without Wealth DataFlorencia Torche, New York University; Seymour Spilerman, Columbia University

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