Session 26:
Developmental Trajectories of Children of Immigrant Families

Thursday, March 30
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Palos Verdes
Lobby Level

Chair: Krista Perreira, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Discussant: Andrew Fuligni, University of California, Los Angeles

  1. Welfare and the Children of Immigrants: Transmission of Dependence or Investment in the Future?Kelly Balistreri, Bowling Green State University

  2. Social Context and Health-Risk Behaviors among Immigrant Adolescents in Los AngelesReanne Frank, Ohio State University and Harvard University; Magdalena Cerda, Harvard University; Maria Rendon, Harvard University

  3. Welfare Leaving and Health Trajectories among the Children of Immigrants and NativesAriel Kalil, University of Chicago; Danielle A. Crosby, University of Chicago

  4. Trajectories of English Language Acquisition among Foreign-Born Children in Spanish-Language HouseholdsGillian Stevens, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

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