NCFMR in the News

NCFMR research topics are wide-ranging and diverse. To further our reach, NCFMR Co-Directors, NCFMR/BGSU Research Affiliates, students, and staff participate in conferences, workshops, and seminars across the country, sharing policy-relevant research on American families with practitioners, fellow researchers, and policy makers.  Disseminated as working papers, publications, data resources, and presentations, our research often garners national attention.


  • 'Marriage Story' struck a chord, but America's real divorce story is more complicated
  • REINVENTING RETIREMENT: What's Love Got to Do With It?
  • Why Black Women are Aging Alone
  • Four Reasons for Rise in Gray Divorce
  • The best places to recover financially after a divorce
  • Ligonier Township Couple Credits Faith, ‘Love of Family’ for 75 Years of Marriage
  • What It’s Like to Date After Middle Age: Newly single older people are finding a dating landscape vastly different from the one they knew in their 20s and 30s.
  • The Tragedy of Gray Divorce--It's Not About Finances
  • Why is the Census Bureau cheering laws that make it easier for people to get divorced?
  • January is the most popular month for divorce — here’s the financial upside to breaking up (no, really)