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- CESifo Economic Studies; Uppsala Center for Labor Studies (UCLS)
|Dates:||October 19-20, 2012|
|Description:||CESifo Economic Studies and UCLS Conference on Families, Children and Human Capital Formation|
|Subject:||Family background is an important determinant of child well-being and human capital formation. Family and educational policies play a role both in complementing and substituting for the human capital investments of families and, arguably, affect social gradients in both health and education. Providing a deeper understanding of the causal mechanisms involved is an important task for research. Issues to be covered include the causes and (short- and long-run) consequences of - Child health - Early-life interventions and events - Education and family policies - Divorce (and the role of the family more generally) [gemäß den Informationen des Anbieters - according to site editor's information]|