Session 144:
Short- and Long-Term Consequences of Parental Absence or Death

Friday, April 16
2:30 PM - 4:20 PM
Cumberland L
Exhibition Level

Chair: Margaret L. Usdansky, Syracuse University
Discussant: Claire M. Kamp Dush, Ohio State University
Discussant: Heather L. Koball, Mathematica Policy Research, Inc.

  1. The Effects of Parental Loss on Child's Human Capital - Evidence from TaiwanLea Gimenez-Duarte, Lehigh University; Shin-Yi Chou, Lehigh University and National Bureau of Economic Research; Jin-Tan Liu, National Taiwan University and National Bureau of Economic Research; Jin-Long Liu, National Central University

  2. Longer-Term Consequences of Parental Death on Teenage Children's Well-Being: Evidence from an Exogenous Shock in IndonesiaElizabeth Frankenberg, Duke University; Ava Cas, Duke University

  3. Understanding the Mechanism Behind the Effects of Maternal Prison and Jail IncarcerationsRosa M. Cho, Brown University

  4. ‘Like Father, Like Son?’: Family Structure and the Intergenerational Transmission of Fatherhood and FatheringRobin S. Hognas, University of Wisconsin at Madison

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