Labor Market Trends and Family and Child Well-Being

Saturday, July 19, 2014: 2:30 PM-4:20 PM
Room: 304
RC06 Family Research (host committee)
RC53 Sociology of Childhood

Language: English

We allow each presentation 15 minutes as a general rule and leave plenty of time for collective discussion.
Session Organizers:
Jianghong LI, Social Science Research Center Berlin, Germany and Wen-Jui HAN, New York University, USA
Carrington SHEPHERD, Telethon Kids Institute, Australia
Parents' Nonstandard Work Schedules and Child Wellbeing: A Critical Review of the Literature (Oral Presentation)
Jianghong LI, WZB Berlin Social Research Center, Germany; Wen-Jui HAN, New York University, USA; Sarah JOHNSON, Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, Australia; Sonia ANDREWS, Curtin University, Australia; Garth KENDALL, Curtin University, Australia; Lyndall STRAZDINS, Australian National University, Australia; Michael DOCKERY, Curtin University, Australia

Weekend Work and Leisure Time with Spouse, Children, and Friends: Who Misses Out? (Oral Presentation)
Lyn CRAIG, University of New South Wales, Australia; Judith BROWN, University of New South Wales, Australia

A Decade of Turbulence and Mismatch—Changing Child Care Policies in Changing Economic Times in the Canadian Context (Oral Presentation)
Patrizia ALBANESE, Canadian Sociological Association, Canada

I Miss My Mum and Dad: Children's Well-Being and Parents' Job Migration In Estonia (Oral Presentation)
Kairi TALVES, University of Tartu, Estonia; Dagmar KUTSAR, University of Tartu, Estonia

Still Facing High Barriers? the Factors Affecting Birth Experience Recognition of Female Workers in Japan (Distributed Paper)
Yuka SAKAMOTO, Ochanomizu University, Japan; Rie OKAMURA, Ochanomizu University, Japan