Session 214:
Work and Family

Saturday, April 13
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
4th Floor

Chair: Veena S. Kulkarni, Arkansas State University
Discussant: Monica Das Gupta, World Bank Group

  1. Mothers' Employment in 19 Wealthy Western Countries: How Do Cultural and Institutional Factors Shape the Motherhood Employment Participation and Working Hours Gap among Women with Different Levels of Educational Attainment?Irene Boeckmann, University of Massachusetts; Joya Misra, University of Massachusetts

  2. The Child Care Arrangements of Paid Child Care Workers in the United States: An Exploration Using the SIPPLaura Braslow, Graduate Center, City University of New York (CUNY); Janet C. Gornick, Graduate Center, City University of New York (CUNY); Kristin Smith, University of New Hampshire; Nancy Folbre, University of Massachusetts

  3. One Family Two Systems? Household Employment Strategies in Reform-Era Urban ChinaRobin Gauthier, Duke University; Giovanna Merli, Duke University

  4. Power and Priorities: Gender, Caste and Household Bargaining in IndiaNancy Luke, Brown University

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