Session 27:
Fathers in Families and Child Well-Being

Thursday, April 17
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Napoleon A3
3rd floor

Chair: Timothy J. Biblarz, University of Southern California
Discussant: Lynne M. Casper, University of Southern California

  1. Teenage Fathers’ Resources and Co-Residence and Child Outcomes: Evidence from a New National SurveyStefanie F Mollborn, University of Colorado at Boulder; Peter J. Lovegrove, University of Colorado at Boulder

  2. Effects of Family Structure on Children’s Health and Medical Care: Focus on Single-Father FamiliesKathleen M. Ziol-Guest, Harvard University

  3. Parenting as a "Package Deal": Explaining trajectories of Child Involvement among Unmarried FathersLaura M. Tach, Harvard University; Kathryn Edin, University of Pennsylvania

  4. Single Custodial Fathers’ Involvement and Parenting during Adolescence and Outcomes in Emerging AdulthoodJacinta M.H. Bronte-Tinkew, Child Trends; Mindy E. Scott, Child Trends; Emily Lilja, Child Trends

Other sessions on Children, including Child Health, Youth and Parenting