Friday, September 2
9:00 - 10:30 • Room P 11

Session 53. Grandparenting

Chair: Tom Emery, Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute (NIDI)

1. Life satisfaction of older Europeans: the role of grandchildrenBruno Arpino, Universitat Pompeu Fabra; Nicoletta Balbo, Università Bocconi; Valeria Bordone, University of Southampton.

2. Grandparent-grandchild relationships and grandchildren’s well-being after parental divorce. Does lineage matter?Maaike Jappens, Vrije Universiteit Brussel; Jan Van Bavel, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven.

3. How caring for grandchildren and elderly parents affects labor force participation of middle-aged people in ChinaShangyi Mao, Peking University.

4. Grandparental care for pre-school children across Europe: the influence of grandparents’ characteristics and policy frameworksNada Stropnik, Institute for Economic Research, Slovenia; Andrej Srakar, Institute for Economic Research, Ljubljana.

5. Grandparents' care and assistance to the elderly parents: is there a general tendency to care?Lada Železná, Masaryk University.

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