Session 21:
Genes, Environment, Health and Development

Thursday, April 11
10:15 AM - 11:45 AM
Napoleon B3
3rd Floor

Chair: Kathleen Mullan Harris, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Discussant: Jonathan Daw, University of Colorado at Boulder

  1. Transmission or Transaction? The Role of Child Characteristics in Parental Educational Expectations Using Both Longitudinal and Behavioral Genetic MethodsDaniel A. Briley, University of Texas at Austin; Elliot Tucker-Drob, University of Texas at Austin

  2. Social Weathering of Genes: Demographic and Social Correlates of Telomere Length in Children and Their MothersColter Mitchell, University of Michigan; Sara McLanahan, Princeton University; Jeanne Brooks-Gunn, Columbia University; John Hobcraft, University of York; Daniel A. Notterman, Princeton University

  3. Interactive Effects of in Utero Nutrition and Genetic Inheritance on Cognition: New Evidence Using Sibling ComparisonsJustin Cook, Yale University; Jason Fletcher, Yale University

  4. Genomic Assortative Mating in Human MarriagesGuang Guo, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Lin Wang, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Hexuan Liu, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Yilan Fu, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

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