Session 15:
Adult Children's Migration and the Wellbeing of Older Parents in International Perspective

Thursday, March 29
8:30 AM - 10:15 AM
7th floor

Chair: Kathryn M. Yount, Emory University
Discussant: Jung-Hwa Ha, University of Wisconsin at Madison

  1. Gendered Migrants Networks and the Health of the Left Behind: Evidence from IndonesiaBethany Everett, University of Colorado at Boulder; Randall Kuhn, University of Denver; Rachel Silvey, University of Toronto

  2. Male Migration, Old-Age Support, and Marriage Outcomes of Women in Rural BangladeshAli E. Protik, Brown University

  3. Intergenerational Transfers between Older People and Their Migrant Children in Rural China: Strategic Investments, Strategic ReturnsMerril Silverstein, University of Southern California; Zhen Cong, University of Southern California; Shuzhuo Li, Xi'an Jiaotong University

  4. A Comparative Study of Migrant Interactions with Elderly Parents in Rural Cambodia and ThailandZachary Zimmer, University of Utah; Kim Korinek, University of Utah; John Knodel, University of Michigan; Napaporn Chayovan, Chulalongkorn University

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