"The Role of Welfare State Benefits in Closing the Income Gap Among Different Types of Families"

Thu, Nov 2, 2017, 11:15 am

The Role of Welfare State Benefits in Closing the Income Gap Among Different Types of Families

Irwin Garfinkel1, Sara Mclanahan2, Laurel Sariscsany1 and Laura Vargas1

(1)Columbia University, (2)Princeton University

2017 International Population Conference

Thursday, 2 November 2017 - 11:15 AM - 11:30 AM

Cape Town International Convention Centre - Ball Room East

Location: 
Cape Town, South Africa
Speaker(s): 

"The Creation and Application of Polygenic Scores in the Fragile Families and Child Wellbeing Study"

“The American Welfare State in the Economic Lives of Children”

“Genetic Main Effects versus Genetic Moderators: Gene-Environment Interactions in Child Problem Behaviors”

“Growing up poor but doing well: Contextual factors that predict academic success”

“Copy Number Variation as a Source of Genetic Heterogeneity”