Thursday, June 14 / 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM   •   Nordenskiöld

Session 14:
Ageing and intergenerational relationships

Chair: Karen F. Glaser, King's College London

  1. A cohort comparison of older Chinese grandparents caring for their grandchildren in rural China Merril Silverstein, University of Southern California; Zhen Cong, Texas Tech University;

  2. Grandparents and women’s participation in the labor market Paula Albuquerque, Technical University of Lisbon; José Passos, Technical University of Lisbon;

  3. Trends in the prevalence of grandparent households in selected European countries and the United States Karen F. Glaser, King's College London; Rachel Stuchbury, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM); Debora J. Price, King's College London; Eloi Ribe Montserrat, King's College London; Anthea Tinker, King's College London; Giorgio Di Gessa, King's College London;

  4. How does family policy impact on grandparental care of children? A comparative study of Italy, the UK and the Netherlands Karen F. Glaser, King's College London; Rachel Stuchbury, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM); Debora J. Price, King's College London; Eloi Ribe Montserrat, King's College London; Anthea Tinker, King's College London; Giorgio Di Gessa, King's College London;

  5. Unmarried grandparents providing child care in Italy and England: a life-course approach Cecilia Tomassini, University of Molise;

  6. Fertility and childcare: the role of grandparents Aart C. Liefbroer, Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute (NIDI); Fleur Thomese, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam;

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