Session 41:
Family Transition and Child Wellbeing

Thursday, March 29
1:30 PM - 3:15 PM
Duffy/Columbia
7th floor

Chair: Heather L. Koball, Columbia University
Discussant: Gregory Acs, Urban Institute

  1. Social Fathers in Fragile Families: Involvement and Associations with Child Well-BeingSharon Bzostek, Princeton University

  2. The Unexamined Stable Family: An Examination of Child Well-Being in Stable-Single Parent FamiliesClaire M. Kamp Dush, Cornell University; Rachel Dunifon, Cornell University

  3. Should We Get Married? Effect of Parents' Marriage on Children Born to Cohabiting and Visiting ParentsShirley H. Liu, University of Miami; Frank Heiland, Florida State University

  4. Transitions in Family Structure and Children’s WellbeingKatherine Magnuson, University Of Wisconsin at Madison; Lawrence M. Berger, University of Wisconsin at Madison

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