Thursday, October 1 / 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM   •   Karam 1

Session 163:
Family context and work-life balance

Chair: Anne-Emmanuèle Calvès, Université de Montréal
Chair: Deborah S. DeGraff, Bowdoin College
Discussant: Rachel Connelly, Bowdoin College
Discussant: Solene Lardoux, Université de Montréal

  1. Support provided by the family network to women with children in ItalyLucrezia Andria, Università di Bari ; Maria Carella, Università di Bari ; Roberta Pace, Università di Bari

  2. Combining childrearing with work: do maternal employment experiences compromise child developmentHeather Joshi, University of London ; Elizabeth Cooksey, Ohio State University ; Georgia Verropoulou, University of Piraeus ; Elizabeth Menaghan, Ohio State University ; Nikos Tzavidis, University of Manchester

  3. Parents’ reducing working hours: employment decisions after childbirth in SpainIrene Lapuerta, Universitat Pompeu Fabra

  4. Do ‘strong ties’ cause migration? Internal migration of young people in West-GermanySergi Vidal, Universitat Pompeu Fabra

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