Session 90:
Marriage and Public Policy

Friday, March 30
10:30 AM - 12:15 PM
Gotham
7th floor

Chair: Daniel T. Lichter, Cornell University
Discussant: Andrew J. Cherlin, Johns Hopkins University

  1. Marital Paths from Welfare to Self-Sufficiency: A Dynamic Analysis of Women’s Marriage Timing and Transitions out of and into WelfareTracy Roberts, University of Maryland; Steven P. Martin, University of Maryland

  2. Getting Married and Exiting Welfare: The Role of Two-Parent TANF Eligibility RulesDeborah Roempke Graefe, Pennsylvania State University; Shelley K. Irving, Pennsylvania State University; Gordon F. De Jong, Pennsylvania State University

  3. The Effect of Child Support on Subsequent Marriage and CohabitationMaria Cancian, University of Wisconsin at Madison; Daniel Meyer, University of Wisconsin at Madison

  4. The Impact of Social and Economic Policy on the Family Structure Experiences of Children in the United StatesDavid Blau, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Wilbert van der Klaauw, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

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