Session 91:
On the Nature of Intergenerational Transfers

Friday, March 31
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
San Fernando
Lobby Level

Chair: Douglas A. Wolf, Syracuse University
Discussant: Kathleen McGarry, University of California, Los Angeles

  1. Biological Basics and Intergenerational TransfersDonald Cox, Boston College

  2. The Role of Grandparents in the Lives of ChildrenRachel Dunifon, Cornell University; Ashish Bajracharya, Cornell University

  3. The Evolution of Post-Reproductive LifespanHillard S. Kaplan, University of New Mexico; Michael D. Gurven, University of California, Santa Barbara; Jeff Winking, University of New Mexico

  4. Competition for Resources: A Reexamination of Sibship Sex Composition Models of Parental Investment in JapanKristen Schultz Lee, Pennsylvania State University

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