Session 40:
Welfare, Maternal Employment, and Adolescents

Thursday, April 1
1:30 PM - 3:20 PM
Liberty C
2nd Floor

Chair: Virginia Knox, Manpower Demonstration Research Corporation (MDRC)

  1. Adolescents Assuming Adult Roles: Factors Associated with Teens Providing Child Care for Siblings in Low-Income FamiliesJeffrey Capizzano, Urban Institute

  2. Single Mothers' Employment Dynamics and Adolescent Well-BeingAriel Kalil, University of Chicago; Kathleen M. Ziol-Guest, University of Chicago

  3. Maternal Employment and Adolescent Self-CareLeonard M. Lopoo, Syracuse University

  4. Understanding High School Drop Out: Exploring the Relationship between Policy, Ethnicity, and Dropping OutAmanda L. Roy, New York University; Hirokazu Yoshikawa, New York University

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