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NCFMR

The National Center for Family & Marriage Research (NCFMR) was established in 2007 to improve our understanding of how family structure is linked to the health and well-being of children, adults, families, and communities and to inform policy development and programmatic responses. Wendy D. Manning and Susan L. Brown codirect the NCFMR at Bowling Green State University. This project is supported with assistance from Bowling Green State University. From 2007 to 2013, support was also provided by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation.

Will Same Sex Marriage Ruling Cost Cohabiting Couples Employer Health Benefits?
In 2014, there were 7.9 million heterosexual cohabiting couples, up from 5 million in 2006 , according to Susan Brown...
The Modern American Stepfamily
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Different Forms of Stepfamilies: His and Hers Resident & Non-Resident Children
Stykes finds family stability is most prevalent among children born within marriage
Marital Stability Following Mother's 1st Marital Birth (FP-15-11)
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Disclaimer: This project is supported with assistance from Bowling Green State University. From 2007 to 2013 support was also provided by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation. The opinions and conclusions expressed herein are solely those of the author(s) and should not be construed as representing the opinions or policy of any agency of the state or federal government.