Session 88
Linked Lives: Grandparents, Parents, and Children

Note: Due to the pandemic the original sessions have been cancelled.
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Chair: Pearl Dykstra, Erasmus University Rotterdam

1. Is Providing Support to Older Parents Detrimental to Adult Children’s Wellbeing? Evidence from Selected European CountriesAnita Abramowska-Kmon , Warsaw School of Economics; Milena Chelchowska, SGH Warsaw School of Economics.

2. The Effect of Grandchild Care on Older People’s Cognitive Functioning: Does It Matter What Grandparents and Grandchildren Do Together?Valeria Bordone, University of Vienna; Bruno Arpino, University of Florence; Giorgio Di Gessa , University College London.

3. Contacts with Adult Children and Subjective Wellbeing in Later Life: Do Migrants and Natives Differ across Europe?Helga A. G. de Valk , Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute (NIDI) / KNAW/ University of Groningen; Bruno Arpino, University of Florence; Valeria Bordone, University of Vienna.

4. Linked Lives and Health: Registry-Based Study of How Parents’ Health Shocks Change Healthcare Use of Adult ChildrenLucie Kalousova , University of California-Riverside; Maciej J. Danko, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research (MPIDR); Henrik Brønnum-Hansen, University of Copenhagen; Anna Oksuzyan, Bielefeld University.

5. Trajectories of Home Care Service Use among Older Swedes Affected by Severe Disease with and without Close Kin: Sequence Analysis of Nationwide Register DataAnna C. Meyer , Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska institutet; Karin Modig, Karolinska Institutet.

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