Session 168:
Gender and the Labor Market

Saturday, April 17
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Cumberland K
Exhibition Level

Chair: Judith Hellerstein, University of Maryland
Discussant: Marianne Bitler, University of California, Irvine

  1. The Effect of Child Gender on Parents’ Labor Supply: Responses among Natives, Immigrants, and Racial and Ethnic SubgroupsSabrina Pabilonia, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics; Jennifer Ward-Batts, Wayne State University

  2. Understanding the Gender Pay Gap in the Federal Workforce over the Past 20 YearsBenjamin Bolitzer, U.S. Government Accountability Office; Erin M. Godtland, U.S. Government Accountability Office

  3. Fertility Timing and "Opting Out": A Cohort Comparison of Women with Advanced and College Degrees for Birth Cohorts 1931-1975Natalie Nitsche, Yale University; Hannah Brueckner, Yale University

  4. Employment Transitions and the Division of Household Labor among New ParentsEmily Passias, Ohio State University; Liana C. Sayer, Ohio State University; Claire M. Kamp Dush, Ohio State University; Sarah Schoppe-Sullivan, Ohio State University

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