Session 129:
Work and Family Issues

Friday, May 1
2:30 PM - 4:20 PM
Ambassador Ballroom 3
Level 3

Chair: Jennifer L. Glass, Cornell University
Discussant: Rosalind B. King, Eunice Kennedy Schriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD), NIH

  1. Control over Work Time and Work-Family Conflict: Evidence from a Natural Experiment in a White-Collar WorkplaceErin Kelly, University of Minnesota; Phyllis Moen, University of Minnesota; Eric Tranby, University of Minnesota

  2. The Use of Family-Friendly BenefitsAna Ferrer, University of Calgary; Lynda Gagne, University of Victoria

  3. Public Policies and Women’s Employment after ChildbearingWen-Jui Han, Columbia University; Christopher Ruhm, University of North Carolina at Greensboro; Jane Waldfogel, Columbia University; Elizabeth Washbrook, University of Bristol

  4. Maternity Leave in Russia: Policies and Effects on Labor Market Transitions and ChildbearingBrienna Perelli-Harris, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research; Theodore P. Gerber, University of Wisconsin at Madison

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