Session 47:
Demography of Welfare and Economic Wellbeing

Thursday, April 1
1:30 PM - 3:20 PM
Beacon G
3rd Floor

Chair: Irwin Garfinkel, Columbia University
Discussant: Sanders Korenman, City University of New York at Baruch

  1. Household Formation and Wellbeing of Young Individuals: A Comparative Analysis Based on the European Community Household PanelArnstein Aassve, University of Leicester; Letizia Mencarini, University of Florence

  2. What Mean Impacts Miss: Distributional Effects of Welfare Reform ExperimentsMarianne Bitler, RAND; Jonah B. Gelbach, University of Maryland; Hilary W. Hoynes, University of California, Davis

  3. Changes in the Welfare Caseload and the Health of Low-Educated MothersRobert Kaestner, University of Illinois at Chicago; Elizabeth Tarlov, University of Illinois at Chicago

  4. Does Time on Welfare Affect Women's Wages?Mary C. Noonan, University of Iowa; Colleen Heflin, University of Kentucky

  5. Female Income Differentials and Social Benefits: A Four Country ComparisonEva M. Sierminska, Georgetown University

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