Session 118:
Transatlantic comparisons of children of immigrants in schools

Friday, April 18
2:30 PM - 4:20 PM
Bayside C
4th floor

Chair: Mary Waters, Harvard University
Discussant: Richard D. Alba, University at Albany, State University of New York (SUNY)
Discussant: Charles Hirschman, University of Washington

  1. The Impact of School Composition on the Educational Trajectories of Second Generation Immigrants: A US/UK ComparisonVikki Boliver, University of Oxford

  2. The Relative Importance of Family and School Characteristics for Educational Tracks of Children of Immigrants in The Netherlands And the USHelga A.G. de Valk, Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute (NIDI)

  3. From Educational Aspirations to Educational Attainment: The School Careers of the Children Of Immigrants in France and the USYael Brinbaum, Université de Bourgogne

  4. The Transition from School to Work among Children of Immigrants in the United States and FranceAmy Lutz, Syracuse University

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