Session 174:
Familial Influences on Children's Educational Outcomes

Saturday, April 1
12:30 PM - 2:20 PM
San Bernardino
Lobby Level

Chair: Lauren Rinelli, Bowling Green State University
Discussant: Kathryn H. Tillman, Florida State University

  1. Does Family Structure Matter in the Educational Attainment Process?Duane Alwin, Pennsylvania State University; Ryan McCammon, University of Michigan; Rachel E. Durham, Pennsylvania State University

  2. The Complexity of Family Structure and Children’s School Performance: Family Composition, Stability and Parental InvolvementJeanne L. Blackburn, Arizona State University; Jennifer E. Glick, Arizona State University

  3. The Relationships of Time-Varying Family Structure and Poverty Status to Child Trajectories of Mathematical AchievementKristin Burnett, Pennsylvania State University

  4. Childhood Family Structure and Schooling Outcomes: Evidence for GermanyMarco Francesconi, University of Essex; Stephen P. Jenkins, University of Essex; Thomas Siedler, German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) and University of Essex

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