Session 28:
Economic Downturns and Children's Outcomes

Thursday, May 3
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Union Square 19-20
Fourth Floor

Chair: Jill Cannon, Public Policy Institute of California (PPIC)
Discussant: Robert G. White, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Discussant: Robert Crosnoe, University of Texas at Austin

  1. Racial/Ethnic Differences in Children’s Mental Health: The Role of Economic DownturnsTim-Allen Bruckner, University of California, Irvine; Yonsu Kim, University of California, Irvine

  2. Children with Special Health Care Needs: In the Footprint of the Great RecessionNan M. Astone, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health; Jason Fields, U.S. Census Bureau

  3. Economic Instability and Child Health: Evidence from the Aftermath of the Great RecessionAriel Kalil, University of Chicago; Lindsey J. Leininger, Chapin Hall at the University of Chicago

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