Session 103:
Economic and Social Consequences of the Great Recession

Friday, May 2
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
3rd Floor

Discussant: Irwin Garfinkel, Columbia University
Discussant: Sheldon H. Danziger, University of Michigan
Chair: Fabian T. Pfeffer, University of Michigan

  1. Spatial and Temporal Dimensions of Foreclosure Diffusion during the Great RecessionAmy L. Spring, University of Washington; Matthew Hall, Cornell University; Kyle Crowder, University of Washington

  2. The Great Recession and Children’s BehaviorJeanne Brooks-Gunn, Columbia University; William J. Schneider, Columbia University; Jane Waldfogel, Columbia University

  3. The More Things Change, the More They Stay the Same: The Safety Net, Living Arrangements, and Poverty in the Great RecessionMarianne Bitler, University of California, Irvine; Hilary Hoynes, University of California, Berkeley

  4. The Social Recession: How the Financial Collapse of 2008 Affected Americans' Assessments of Their Class, Employment Security, and Economic ProspectsMichael Hout, New York University (NYU); Orestes P. Hastings, University of California, Berkeley

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