Session 14:
Ageing and intergenerational relationships

Thursday, June 14
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Nordenskiöld
Geovetenskapens Hus, Building U, Floor 3

Chair: Karen F. Glaser, King's College London

  1. Grandparents and women’s participation in the labor marketPaula Albuquerque, Technical University of Lisbon; José Passos, Technical University of Lisbon

  2. Trends in the prevalence of grandparent households in selected European countries and the United StatesGiorgio Di Gessa, King's College London; Rachel Stuchbury, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM); Eloi Ribe Montserrat, King's College London; Anthea Tinker, King's College London; Debora J. Price, King's College London; Karen F. Glaser, King's College London

  3. How does family policy impact on grandparental care of children? A comparative study of Italy, the UK and the NetherlandsDebora J. Price, King's College London; Eloi Ribe Montserrat, King's College London; Anthea Tinker, King's College London; Rachel Stuchbury, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM); Giorgio Di Gessa, King's College London; Karen F. Glaser, King's College London

  4. A cohort comparison of older Chinese grandparents caring for their grandchildren in rural ChinaMerril Silverstein, University of Southern California; Zhen Cong, Texas Tech University

  5. Fertility and childcare: the role of grandparentsFleur Thomese, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam; Aart C. Liefbroer, Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute (NIDI)

  6. Unmarried grandparents providing child care in Italy and England: a life-course approachCecilia Tomassini, University of Molise

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