Session 48
Families and Households in Comparative and Historical Perspective

Thursday, April 30
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Sapphire Ballroom H
Level 4

Chair: Albert Esteve, Center for Demographic Studies (Barcelona)
Discussant: Sarah R. Brauner-Otto, McGill University

1. The Social Stratification of Choice in the Transition to Adulthood: A Comparative PerspectiveFrancesco C. Billari, University of Oxford; Nicole Hiekel, Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute (NIDI); Aart C. Liefbroer, Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute (NIDI).

2. How Does Cohabitation Fit into the Family Life Course? Norms and Ideals in EuropeJennifer A. Holland, Center for Population Change, University of Southampton; Helga A. G. de Valk, Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute (NIDI) and Vrije Universiteit Brussel.

3. Marriage Delay and Catching-up: Does It Differ by Level of Education?Sam Hyun Yoo, Arizona State University.

4. Women’s Education and Cohort Fertility during the Baby Boom in the WestJan Van Bavel, University of Leuven; Martin Klesment, Tallinn University; Eva Beaujouan, Wittgenstein Centre (IIASA, VID/ÖAW, WU); Zuzanna Brzozowska, Vienna Institute of Demography and Warsaw School of Economics; Allan Puur, Tallinn University; David Sven Reher, Universidad Complutense de Madrid; Miguel Requena, Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia (UNED); Glenn Sandström, Umeå University; Tomas Sobotka, Vienna Institute of Demography; Kryštof Zeman, Wittgenstein Centre (IIASA, VID/ÖAW, WU) and Vienna Institute of Demography.

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