Session 36:
Family Policy across the World

Thursday, May 1
10:15 AM - 11:45 AM
New Hampshire
5th Floor

Discussant: Wendy Sigle-Rushton, London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE)
Chair: Janet C. Gornick, City University of New York (CUNY)
Discussant: Erin Kelly, University of Minnesota

  1. Short Work Hours Equals Work-Family Strain? Work-Time and Gender Regimes in 24 CountriesLeah Ruppanner, University of Melbourne; David Maume Jr., University of Cincinnati

  2. Comparative Childcare Policy Analysis Revisited: Examples of Central and Eastern EuropeJana Javornik, University of Leeds

  3. Motherhood, Marriage, and Entrepreneurship in Cross-National PerspectiveMichelle J. Budig, University of Massachusetts; Misun Lim, University of Massachusetts; Irene Boeckmann, University of Massachusetts; Chantal Newkirk, University of Massachusetts

  4. Family Policy Trends in International Perspective, Drivers of Reform and Recent DevelopmentsWillem Adema, Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD); Nabil Ali, Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD); Dominic Richardson, Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD); Olivier Thevenon, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED)

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