Session 50
Ageing and Intergenerational Relations

Note: Due to the pandemic the original sessions have been cancelled.
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Chair: Bruno Arpino, University of Florence

1. The Effect of Grandchildren on Grandparental Labour Supply: Evidence from EuropeAndreas Backhaus , Federal Institut for Population Research; Mikkel Barslund, CEPS.

2. The Well-Being of Grandparents Living in South TyrolElisa Cisotto, Free University of Bozen-Bolzano; Doris Kofler, Free University of Bolzano-Bozen; Maria Herica La Valle, Univeristy Roma Tre; Giulia Cavrini , Free University of Bozen-Bolzano.

3. Grandparenting in the Age of Mobility: Overcoming Geographical Distance and National Borders in Maintaining Ties with GrandchildrenWeronika Kloc-Nowak , University of Warsaw; Sylwia Timoszuk, Warsaw School of Economics; Martin Piotrowski, University of Oklahoma.

4. Stepgrandparent-Stepgrandchild Relationships: Is There a “Grand Step-Gap” in Emotional Closeness and Contact?Anja Steinbach , University of Duisburg-Essen; Merril Silverstein, Syracuse University.

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