Session 66:
Women's Changing Labor Force Participation

Friday, May 2
8:30 AM - 10:20 AM
Grand Ballroom F
3rd Floor

Chair: Matthew Sobek, Minnesota Population Center
Discussant: Deborah S. DeGraff, Bowdoin College

  1. The Timing of Marriage, Fertility, and Female Labor Forice Participation in MoroccoRagui Assaad, University of Minnesota; Sami Zouari, University of Sfax

  2. The Relationship between Remarriage and Female Labor SupplyAlison Aughinbaugh, U.S. Bureau of Labor and Statistics (BLS)

  3. Changes in the Size and Composition of the Population Outside the Labor ForceShasta F. Jones, University of Pennsylvania

  4. Do Lack of Human Capital and Traditional Values Hinder Female Labor Force Participation? The Case of Portuguese Women in the U.S.Maria Mulcahy, Brown University

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