Session 103
Children in Diverse Family Structures

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Chair: Mioara Zoutewelle-Terovan, Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute (NIDI)

1. A Comparison of U.S. Parents’ Time with Children by Child Gender and Family StructureRachel Connelly , Bowdoin College; Jean Kimmel, Western Michigan University.

2. The Dilution of Parents’ Non-Material Resources in Stepfamilies: The Role of Complex Sibling ConfigurationsSuzanne de Leeuw , University of Amsterdam; Matthijs Kalmijn, University of Amsterdam; Ruben van Gaalen, Statistics Netherlands/University of Amsterdam (Sociology).

3. Determinants of Non-Resident Fathers’ Involvement with Their Children in Eastern and Western Europe: Do the Patterns Differ?Marieke Heers , Swiss Foundation for Research in the Social Sciences (FORS); Ivett Szalma, HAS Centre for Social Sciences.

4. The Repercussions of Gendered Division of Household Labor for Stepparents’ Experience with Raising ChildrenKatya Ivanova , Tilburg University.

5. Family Structure and Children's Well-Being: The Relative Importance of Financial Resources and Parent-Child Relationship QualitySandra Krapf, Federal Institute for Population Research; Marcel Raab , University of Mannheim.

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