Social Inequality and Family Change

Wednesday, July 16, 2014: 8:30 AM-10:20 AM
Room: Booth 42
RC28 Social Stratification (host committee)

Language: English

Session Organizer:
Sawako SHIRAHASE, University of Tokyo, Japan
Social Stratification of Changing Family Life Courses – Results from Sequence Analyses for Seven European Countries (Oral Presentation)
Dirk KONIETZKA, Technische Universität Braunschweig, Germany; Okka ZIMMERMANN, Technische Universität Braunschweig, Germany

Cross-National Differences in Early Family Instability By Socioeconomic Status (Oral Presentation)
James RAYMO, University of Wisconsin, USA; Marcia CARLSON, University of Wisconsin, USA; Alicia VANORMAN, University of Wisconsin, USA; So-jung LIM, Utah State University, USA

Income and Wealth Inequality during the Life Course. - a Study Based on Sibling Correlations (Oral Presentation)
Øyvind WIBORG, University of Oslo, Norway; Marianne Nordli HANSEN, University of Oslo, Norway

It Is All in the Family: An Evaluation of Social Class As a Measurement for Family Background Characteristics in Analyses of Sibling Correlations (Oral Presentation)
Stefan ANDRADE, Danish National Centre Social Research, Denmark; Martin D. MUNK, Centre for Mobility Research, Aalborg University Copenhagen, Denmark

Family Structure Models and Nonmarital Childbearing in the Transition to Adulthood (Oral Presentation)
Kathleen Mullan HARRIS, University North Carolina Chapel Hill, USA; Mariah CHENG, Carolina Population Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA

Another Look at Sibship Structure and Educational Achievements (Distributed Paper)
Yael NAVON, Tel-Aviv University, Israel; Yossi SHAVIT, Tel-Aviv University, Israel