Session 18:
Demographic Consequences of Economic Downturns

Thursday, April 15
8:30 AM - 10:20 AM
Cumberland L
Exhibition Level

Chair: Joseph P. Price, Brigham Young University
Discussant: Christine Percheski, Harvard University
Discussant: Ryan D. Edwards, Queens College, City University of New York (CUNY)

  1. Demographic Dividends, Depopulation, and Importance of Agriculture in Japan: the Past, the Present, and the FutureTomoko Kinugasa, Kobe University; Mitoshi Yamaguchi, Kobe University

  2. Employment Retention in the Recession: Some Microeconomic Evidence on the Effects of Short-Time Work in GermanyStefan S. Speckesser, University of Westminster

  3. After the First Child: Job Stability and Having Another ChildSunnee Billingsley, Stockholm University; Oxana Sinyavskaya, Russia and Maastricht Graduate School of Governance

  4. The Great Recession and Material HardshipNatasha Pilkauskas, Columbia University; Irwin Garfinkel, Columbia University; Janet Currie, Columbia University

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