Family Structure and Child Well-Being
Chair: Heather L. Koball, Mathematica Policy Research, Inc.
Discussant: Cynthia A. Osborne, University of Texas at Austin
Consequences of Parental Divorce on Development of Cognitive Skills and Non-Cognitive Traits in Childhood Hyun Sik Kim, University of Wisconsin at Madison
Family Instability and Adolescent Educational Success: The Cumulation and Timing of Family Transitions across Childhood Holly Heard, Rice University
School Context, Family Instability, and the Academic Careers of Adolescents: The Role of Family Instability within Schools Shannon E. Cavanagh, University of Texas at Austin ; Paula Fomby, University of Colorado, Denver
The Effects of Family Structure on Child Wellbeing: An Assessment of Marriage Policy Assumptions Dohoon Lee, Princeton University ; Sara McLanahan, Princeton University
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