Family Processes and Gender Inequality

Friday, July 18, 2014: 5:30 PM-7:20 PM
Room: Booth 42
RC28 Social Stratification (host committee)

Language: English

Session Organizer:
Haya STIER, Tel Aviv University, Israel
From Motherhood Penalties To Husband Premia: The New Challenge For Gender Equality and Family Policy, Lessons From Norway (Oral Presentation)
Andrew PENNER, UC Irvine, USA; Trond PETERSEN, UC Berkeley, USA

Financial Independence of Mothers upon Returning to Work (Oral Presentation)
Daniela GRUNOW, Goethe-University Frankfurt am Main, Germany; Dana MUELLER, Federal Employment Agency at the Institute for Employment Research (IAB Nürnberg), Germany

Gender-Oriented Statistical Discrimination Theory: Empirical Evidence from the Hong Kong Labor Market (Oral Presentation)
Raymond Sin-Kowk WONG, Hong Kong University , Hong Kong

Gender Differences in Academic Careers in Sweden (Oral Presentation)
Karin HALLDÉN, Stockholm University, Sweden