Session 116:
Policy, Children and Families

Friday, April 12
10:15 AM - 11:45 AM
Napoleon B1
3rd Floor

Chair: Mindy E. Scott, Child Trends
Discussant: Christina M. Gibson-Davis, Duke University

  1. Head Start Participation and Nonresident Father InvolvementLouis Donnelly, Rutgers University; Lenna Nepomnyaschy, Rutgers University

  2. Using a Highly Flexible Parental Leave: Distributive Patterns Where Parent, Length and Replacement Level Are ChosenHelen Eriksson, Stockholm University

  3. Impact of a Kenyan National Poverty Program on Early PregnancySudhanshu Handa, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Carolyn Huang, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

  4. Are WIC and School Meal Programs Effectively Reaching Those in Need? Trends in Children’s Early and Continuous Use of Federal Nutritional PolicyMargot Jackson, Brown University

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