Session 127:
Families in U.S. and Mexico: A Comparative Perspective with a Public Policy Approach

Friday, May 4
2:30 PM - 4:20 PM
Imperial Ballroom A
Ballroom Level

Chair: Alfonso Sandoval, Mexican Society of Demography (SOMEDE)
Discussant: Fran Goldscheider, University of Maryland
Discussant: Julieta Perez Amador, Luxembourg Income Study (LIS)

  1. Recent Trends and Changes in Mexican FamiliesMarta Mier y Teran, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México

  2. Family Reorganization and Public Policies in MexicoBrígida García, El Colegio de México; Edith Pacheco, El Colegio de México

  3. Recent Trends and Recomposition of American FamiliesFrank Furstenberg, University of Pennsylvania

  4. Mexican Families in the U.S.Jennifer E. Glick, Arizona State University

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