Session 126:
Social Safety Nets, Family, and Economic Outcomes

Friday, May 2
10:15 AM - 11:45 AM
5th Floor

Chair: Caroline Ratcliffe, Urban Institute
Discussant: Heather D. Hill, University of Chicago
Discussant: Rebecca M. Ryan, Georgetown University

  1. Participation in the Unemployment Insurance Program and Childhood AchievementColleen M. Heflin, University of Missouri, Columbia; Sharon Kukla-Acevedo, Central Michigan University

  2. The Effects of Child Support on the Labor Supply of Custodial Mothers Participating in TANFLaura Cuesta, University of Wisconsin-Madison; Maria Cancian, University of Wisconsin-Madison

  3. Trends in the Economic Consequences of Union DissolutionLaura M. Tach, Cornell University

  4. The Value of Support: Private Safety Nets among Families with Young ChildrenNatasha Pilkauskas, Columbia University; Andrea Alvarado Urbina, Columbia University

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