Session 72:
Fertility and happiness

Friday, June 27
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Lecture Room 236
2nd floor

Chair: Sebastian Kluesener, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research

  1. Reflections on the search for fertility effects on happinessØystein Kravdal, University of Oslo

  2. How are the children? Children’s subjective well-being in different family typesChristine Entleitner, German Youth Institute; Alexandra Langmeyer, German Youth Institute; Valerie Heintz-Martin, German Youth Institute; Sabine Walper, German Youth Institute

  3. Predicted happiness from childbearing and fertility behaviourArnstein Aassve, Università Bocconi; Anna Barbuscia, Collegio Carlo Alberto; Letizia Mencarini, Università degli Studi di Torino and Collegio Carlo Alberto

  4. Do parents have a happier life than non-parents? The role of gender attitudesNicoletta Balbo, Università Bocconi; Bruno Arpino, Universitat Pompeu Fabra

  5. If you are satisfied with your life you have the second child. The role of subjective well-being on fertility, controlling for personality traits: evidence from the German Socio Economic Panel dataMarco Le Moglie, Università degli Studi di Torino and Collegio Carlo Alberto; Letizia Mencarini, Università degli Studi di Torino and Collegio Carlo Alberto; Chiara Rapallini, Università di Firenze

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