Session 121:
Father Involvement and Its Impact on Child Development

Friday, May 2
2:30 PM - 4:20 PM
3rd Floor

Chair: Jacinta M.H. Bronte-Tinkew, Child Trends
Discussant: Natasha Cabrera, University of Maryland

  1. Does In-Hospital Paternity Establishment Affect Father Involvement?Irwin Garfinkel, Columbia University; Ronald Mincy, Columbia University; Lenna Nepomnyaschy, Columbia University

  2. Fathers in Fragile Families: How Involved Are They, and Does It Matter for Children?Marcia Carlson, Columbia University; Jeanne Brooks-Gunn, Columbia University

  3. How Multiple Domains of Fathering Affect Children's Educational SuccessWei-Jun Jean Yeung, New York University

  4. Father Involvement and Youth Transition into Risky Behaviors in Immigrant and Native-Born FamiliesJacinta M.H. Bronte-Tinkew, Child Trends; Jonathan Zaff, Child Trends; Kristin Moore, Child Trends

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