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The Family in Modern Society Conference

Start/End Saturday, February 16, 2013 08:00 AM EST -- 06:30 PM EST
Location Name Lerner Hall 555

How do family structures affect the economy? How is society shaped by today’s families?

The Family in Modern Society Conference brings together scholars from a variety of academic  backgrounds including sociology, economics, philosophy, law, theology, and history. Their research demonstrates the importance of family to the continued success of American society.

Dr. Lynn Wardle, Brigham Young University
Dr. W. Bradford Wilcox, University of Virginia
Dr. Paul Kerry, Brigham Young University
Dr. Robert Lerman, Urban Institute
Dawn Eden, author of The Thrill of the Chaste
Sherif Girgis, Yale University

Contact Name: Lyndon Plohow, lap2179@columbia.edu