Session 115:
Transition to Adulthood in the Developing World

Friday, May 4
12:30 PM - 2:20 PM
Continental Parlor 7
Ballroom Level

Chair: Kammi K. Schmeer, Ohio State University
Discussant: Cynthia B. Lloyd, Independent Consultant

  1. Mapping the Structure of Transition to Adulthood in China during the Economic ReformFelicia Feng Tian, Duke University

  2. Life Course Markers, Independence from Parents and Locus of Control among Young Adults in Greater Jakarta, IndonesiaPeter McDonald, Australian National University; Iwu D. Utomo, Australian National University; Anna Reimondos, Australian National University

  3. The Effects of Migration and Family Structures on Transitions to Adulthood in Urban KenyaShelley Clark, McGill University; Cassandra Cotton, McGill University

  4. Shocks, Family Transfers and Youth Transitions in Rural MalawiIliana V. Kohler, University of Pennsylvania; Hans-Peter Kohler, University of Pennsylvania; Linda Kalilani-Phiri, University of Malawi

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