Seminar: Families, Households, and Living Arrangements in Comparative Perspective


Lloc: Sala Àngels Torrents CED

Tot el dia

Day 1: June 3, 2024

14:50 – 15:00 Introduction and Opening Remarks by Albert Esteve (PI CED UAB)
15:00 – 15:45 Keynote Speaker: Prof. James Raymo (Princeton University)
Intergenerational Coresidence in Japan: Trends and Implications

16:00 – 17:35 Session 1 (For each presentation:15 minutes and up to 8 minutes Q&A)

1. Juan Galeano (UAB).- “CORESIDENCE’s Data Infrastructures”
2. Maria Pohl (UAB).- “A Global Perspective on Household Size and Composition, 1970–2020”
3. Rita Trias Prats (CED).- “Rising Female-Headed Households: Shifts in Living Arrangements or
Heightened Gender Symmetry?”
4. Jesús García Gómez (UAB).- “National and Sub-national Variation in Household Size”

Day 2: Tuesday, June 4

9:40 – 10:50 Session 2 (For each presentation:15 minutes and up to 8 minutes Q&A)

1. Jia Yu (Peking University).- “Living Arrangements and Marital Satisfaction in China”
2. Jianji Chen (CED).- “Economic Wellbeing Over the Process of Widowhood”
3. Min Zhu (CED).- “Internal Migration and Labour Market Outcomes Among Chinese Men and Women”
4. Simin Dai (UAB).- “Coresidence Among Older Persons in China, Regional Differences”
5. Huifen Fang (UAB).- “Five Decades of Household Change Across Asian Societies”

12:00 – 13:00 Colloquium Speaker: Prof. Yu Xie (Princeton University).- “Chinese Family in Transitions”

15:00 – 16:35 Session 3

1. Diederik Boertien (CED).- “Demographic Change and the Accumulation of Inheritances Across the Life Course” (Co-authors Albert Esteve & Daniel Devolder)
2. Giulia Corti (CED).- “Do Individuals from Wealthy Families Have More Children? Parental Wealth and Fertility in Europe”
3. Federica Becca (CED).- “The Household Context of Family Transitions in Mexico”
4. Joan García Román (CED), Anna Martinez (UPF).- “Housework Time and Coresidence Arrangements in Latinamerica”


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