Session 21:
Risk and Protective Factors for Children and Youth

Thursday, April 1
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Republic A
2nd Floor

Chair: Leonard M. Lopoo, Syracuse University
Discussant: Jeanne Brooks-Gunn, Columbia University

  1. The Interaction of Birth Weight, Gestation, and Parental Investment in the Production of Cognitive DevelopmentDavid Loughran, RAND; Ashlesha Datar, RAND; Rebecca Kilburn, RAND

  2. Low Birth Weight, Socioeconomic Status, and Childhood Outcomes: A Fixed-Effects AnalysisLaura Prichett, Johns Hopkins University

  3. Understanding the Effects of Neighborhoods on Children: Cross-Sectional and Longitudinal Measures of the Neighborhood ExperienceMargot Jackson, University of California, Los Angeles; Robert D. Mare, University of California, Los Angeles

  4. Turbulence during ChildhoodKristin Moore, Child Trends; Sharon Vandivere, Child Trends; Akemi Kinukawa, Child Trends

Other sessions on Children and Youth