Session 85:
Regional disparities in policies supporting families

Friday, June 15
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Bergsmannen
Aula Magna, Floor 7

Chair: Anne H. Gauthier, Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute (NIDI)

  1. Regional differences in support to families with children and fertility ratesMare Ainsaar, University of Tartu; Kadri Soo, University of Tartu

  2. Different worlds of welfare in a heterogeneous country: the Brazilian caseHelena Cruz Castanheira, University of Pennsylvania; Eduardo L. G. Rios-Neto, Cedeplar, UFMG

  3. Country differences in the gendered effect of work-life balance on well-being: the role of legal and policy arrangementsPearl Dykstra, Erasmus University Rotterdam; Babette Pouwels, Erasmus University Rotterdam

  4. Social norms vs. policy influences on cohort fertility trends: a natural experiment study on the German minority in eastern BelgiumSebastian Kluesener, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research; Karel Neels, University of Antwerp; Michaela Kreyenfeld, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research

  5. The consequences of the decentralization of pre-school child care in Sweden – national balance and local imbalancesNathalie Le Bouteillec, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED); Anders Ögren, Uppsala University

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