Session 78:
Fathers and Children

Friday, April 18
8:30 AM - 10:20 AM
Southdown
4th floor

Chair: Elizabeth Peters, Cornell University
Discussant: Ronald B. Mincy, Columbia University
Discussant: Kevin Roy, University of Maryland

  1. Socioeconomic Consequences of Childbirth for MenHolly Schindler, Harvard University

  2. Co-Parenting among First Time Fathers of Infants: The Influence of Men's Pregnancy IntentionsJacinta M.H. Bronte-Tinkew, Child Trends; Mindy E. Scott, Child Trends; Allison Horowitz, Child Trends

  3. Fathers’ Involvement and Young Children’s Behavior in Fragile FamiliesMarcia J. Carlson, Columbia University; Sara McLanahan, Princeton University; Jeanne Brooks-Gunn, Columbia University

  4. The Role of Ethnicity in Father Absence and Children’s School Enrollment in GuatemalaKanako Ishida, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

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