Thursday, March 29 / 8:30 AM - 10:15 AM   •   Chelsea

Session 15:
Adult Children's Migration and the Wellbeing of Older Parents in International Perspective

Chair: Kathryn M. Yount, Emory University
Discussant: Jung-Hwa Ha, University of Wisconsin at Madison

  1. Gendered Migrants Networks and the Health of the Left Behind: Evidence from IndonesiaBethany Everett, University of Colorado at Boulder ; Randall Kuhn, University of Denver ; Rachel Silvey, University of Toronto

  2. Male Migration, Old-Age Support, and Marriage Outcomes of Women in Rural BangladeshAli E. Protik, Brown University

  3. Intergenerational Transfers between Older People and Their Migrant Children in Rural China: Strategic Investments, Strategic ReturnsMerril Silverstein, University of Southern California ; Zhen Cong, University of Southern California ; Shuzhuo Li, Xi'an Jiaotong University

  4. A Comparative Study of Migrant Interactions with Elderly Parents in Rural Cambodia and ThailandZachary Zimmer, University of Utah ; Kim Korinek, University of Utah ; John Knodel, University of Michigan ; Napaporn Chayovan, Chulalongkorn University

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