Session 25:
Child Wellbeing in Nontraditional Households

Thursday, March 29
10:30 AM - 12:15 PM
Duffy/Columbia
7th floor

Chair: Heather L. Koball, Columbia University
Discussant: Jane Mauldon, University of California, Berkeley

  1. Economic Incentives and Foster Child AdoptionLaura M. Argys, University of Colorado at Denver; Brian Duncan, University of Colorado at Denver

  2. When Children Have Two Mothers: The Antecedents and Consequences of Adolescents' Relationships with Nonresident Mothers, Stepmothers, and Resident FathersValarie King, Pennsylvania State University

  3. Stepchildren Adopted by Their Stepparents: Where Do They Fit?Susan D. Stewart, Iowa State University

  4. Mortality, Mobility and Schooling Outcomes among Orphans: Evidence from MalawiMika Ueyama, Hitotsubashi University and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)

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