Session 150:
Employment, Child Care and Welfare: Effects on Children

Saturday, May 3
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
2nd Floor

Chair: Michele C. McLennan, Ursinus College
Discussant: Elizabeth Peters, Cornell University

  1. Changing Effects of Work on Children’s Health 1988-98 in GhanaLaurie DeRose, University of Maryland

  2. The Impact of Maternal Work Participation on Duration of Breastfeeding among Poor Women in South IndiaSivakami Muthusamy, Institute for Social and Economic Change

  3. Inter-relationships Between Women's and Children's Work: Effects on Children's Education in MalawiFlora J. Nankhuni, Pennsylvania State University; Jill L. Findeis, Pennsylvania State University

  4. The Effects of Women’s Employment and Fertility Decisions on the Cognitive Development of Young Children: The Role of Mother’s EducationFrank Heiland, Florida State University

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