Session 82:
Sinking, Struggling or Treading Water: Different Groups' Employment Experiences during Recessions

Thursday, April 11
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Bayside C
4th Floor

Chair: David C. Ribar, University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Discussant: Javaeria A. Qureshi, University of Illinois at Chicago
Discussant: Laura Zimmermann, University of Michigan

  1. The Paradox of Hispanic Unemployment: Evidence and Explanations for an Immigrant Employment AdvantageJennifer Laird, University of Washington

  2. Employment Shifts among Low-Skill Workers during the RecessionMariano Sana, Vanderbilt University; Blake Sisk, Vanderbilt University

  3. Employment Dynamics inside Natives' and Immigrants' Households in Spain during Expansion and Crisis Periods: The Added Worker EffectElena Vidal-Coso, Universitat Pompeu Fabra; Daniela Vono de Vilhena, Otto-Friedrich-Universit├Ąt Bamberg

  4. Underemployment in a Temporal and Spatial Perspective: Overqualification and Involuntary Part-Time Work since the 1960sJustin R. Young, University of New Hampshire; Marybeth J. Mattingly, University of New Hampshire

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