Session 24:
Intergenerational contact and proximity

Thursday, June 14
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Geovetenskapens Hus, Building Y, Floor 2

Chair: Marjolein I. Broese van Groenou, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

  1. Intergenerational contact in Europe: altruism or exchange?Valeria Bordone, Vienna University of Economics and Business; Pearl Dykstra, Erasmus University Rotterdam

  2. The relationships among family economic status, intergenerational spatial proximity and parental health - lessons from the Health and Retirement Study (HRS) and the Panel Study of Income Dynamics (PSID)HwaJung Choi, University of Michigan; Robert Schoeni, University of Michigan; Michele Heisler, University of Michigan

  3. Mapping intergenerational care across households in the UK: analysing proximity, propinquity and resources in the ‘Tacit Intergenerational Contract’Alex Fanghanel, University College London; Ernestina E. Coast, London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE); Sara Randall, University College London

  4. Geographic configuration of family networks – regional differences in geographical proximity to parents, siblings and adult childrenEmma Lundholm, Umeå University

  5. Intergenerational proximity as resource for well-being at older agesMarieke van der Pers, University of Groningen; Clara H. Mulder, University of Groningen; Nardi Steverink, University of Groningen

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