Session 52:
Gender and Family Roles

Thursday, April 1
3:30 PM - 5:20 PM
3rd Floor

Chair: Paula S. England, Northwestern University
Discussant: Julie E. Brines, University of Washington

  1. Changes in the Family Economic Contributions of Husbands and WivesMaria M. Cancian, University of Wisconsin at Madison; Deborah S. Reed, Public Policy Institute of California (PPIC)

  2. Father as Breadwinner: Gendered Wage Penalties for Job InterruptionsPenelope M. Huang, University of Michigan

  3. Maternity and Paternity Leave: Contemporaneous Evidence the June Current Population SurveyJacob A. Klerman, RAND

  4. Wives Who Outearn Their Husbands: A Transitory or Permanent Phenomenon for Couples?Anne Winkler, University of Missouri - St. Louis; Timothy D. McBride, Saint Louis University

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