Session 118:
International Perspectives on Inequality

Friday, March 31
2:30 PM - 4:20 PM
San Gabriel B
Lobby Level

Chair: Timothy Smeeding, Syracuse University
Discussant: Shelly J. Lundberg, University of Washington
Discussant: Irwin Garfinkel, Columbia University

  1. Child Poverty and Changes in Child Poverty in Rich Countries since 1990Miles Corak, Statistics Canada; Wen-Hao Chen, Statistics Canada

  2. Factors Affecting International Differences in Childhood Poverty RatesPatrick Heuveline, University of Chicago; Matthew Weinshenker, University of Chicago

  3. Does HIV/AIDS Disproportionately Affect the Poor? Cross-Country EvidenceSimona Bignami, Université de Montréal; Emmanuela E. Gakidou, Harvard University; Ari Van Assche, HEC Montréal; Cecilia Vidal, Harvard University

  4. Disparities in Working Time: A Cross-National Analysis of the Distribution of Work HoursJanet Gornick, City University of New York; Traci Schlesinger, Princeton University

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