Session 95:
Community and Neighborhood Influences on Children and Youth

Friday, April 2
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Beacon H
3rd Floor

Chair: Jens Ludwig, Georgetown University
Discussant: Jens Ludwig, Georgetown University
Discussant: Clea McNeely, University of Minnesota

  1. Community Contributions to Scholastic Success: Exploring the Interplay among Parental Perceptions and Objective Features of Community EnvironmentLori Kowaleski-Jones, University of Utah; Rachel Dunifon, Cornell University; Geoffrey L. Ream, Cornell University

  2. How Norms Shape Teenagers' Health BehaviorsKelly Musick, University of Southern California; Judith A. Seltzer, University of California, Los Angeles; Christine R. Schwartz, University of California, Los Angeles

  3. Gender and the Nexus of Parental and Community Control: Contextual Effects on the Timing of First IntercourseChristopher Browning, Ohio State University; Tama Leventhal, Columbia University

  4. The Social Context of First Birth Timing in NepalDirgha J. Ghimire, University of Michigan

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