Session 87:
Father and Fathering: Paternal Investment on Children

Friday, May 2
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Marquette
2nd Floor

Chair: Natasha Cabrera, University of Maryland
Discussant: Linda Mellgren, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS)
Discussant: Vincent Evans, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD), NIH

  1. Assessing the Causal Relationship between Child Support and VisitationElaine Sorensen, Urban Institute; Kate Pomper, Urban Institute

  2. Child Support Payments and Father/Child Contact in Fragile Families: Establishing a Causal PathLenna Nepomnyaschy, Columbia University

  3. Father Involvement and Child Support Payments: Multiple Families, Multiple-Father Families, and Interstate EnforcementAndrea H. Beller, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Elizabeth T. Powers, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

  4. Do Fathers Invest More in Sons?Sara Raley, University of Maryland

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