Fathers

  • FP-21-22
    Variation in Stepfamilies among Currently Cohabiting and Married Men and Women Under 50
  • FP-21-15
    Variation in Men’s Actual + Intended Number of Children
  • FP-21-14
    Recent Changes in Men's Childbearing Goals
  • FP-21-08
    Same-Sex Married and Cohabiting Couples Raising Children
  • FP-20-14
    Fatherhood in the U.S.: The Decoupling of Marriage and Childbearing
  • FP-19-30
    Older Adults' Living Arrangements and Citizenship Status
  • FP-19-29
    Fatherhood in the U.S.: Number of Children, 1987-2017
  • FP-19-28
    30 Years of Change in Men’s Entry into Fatherhood, 1987-2017
  • FP-19-21
    Resident Single Parents: Mothers & Fathers
  • FP-19-19
    Coresidence Among Older Adults and Their Adult Children
  • FP-19-18
    Parental Bereavement in Mid- to Late-Life: The Death of a Child After Age 50
  • FP-18-12
    Men's Birth Expectations
  • FP-18-11
    Job Satisfaction and Interference with Family Life Among Mothers and Fathers
  • FP-18-06
    Fathers with Resident Minor Children, 2016
  • FP-16-10
    Over 25 Years of Change in Men's Entry into Fatherhood, 1987-2013
  • FP-15-10
    Remarriage & Stepfamilies       
  • FP-14-06
    Living Arrangements of Fathers and Their Children
  • FP-13-19
    Children's Family Structure, 2013  
  • FP-13-02
    Public Assistance Participation among U.S. Children in Poverty, 2010 
  • FP-13-01
    Coresident vs. Non-Coresident Young Adults, 2011 
  • FP-12-17
    Child Poverty in the United States, 2010
  • FP-12-16
    Health Insurance Coverage of U.S. Children, 2010
  • FP-12-13
    Nonresident Fathers and Child Support: Exploring Who Pays and How Much
  • FP-12-10
    Mothers and Fathers Exiting the Workforce in 2008    
  • FP-12-09
    Fatherhood in the U.S.: The Decoupling of Marriage and Childbearing    
  • FP-12-08
    Who are Nonresident Fathers? Demographic Characteristics of Nonresident Fathers    
  • FP-12-02
    Nonresident Father Visitation    
  • FP-12-01
    On the Road to Adulthood: Young Men's Contact with Criminal Justice System    
  • FP-11-11
    On the Road to Adulthood: Sequencing of Family Experiences    
  • FP-11-10
    Fatherhood in the U.S.: Number of Children, 1987-2010 
  • FP-11-08
    On the Road to Adulthood: Forming Families    
  • FP-11-04
    Fatherhood in the U.S.: Men's Age at First Birth, 1987-2008    
  • FP-10-08
    Same-Sex Couple Households in the U.S., 2009

Working Papers and Publications

  • WP-13-02
    WP-12-10
    (Revised May 2013)
    Geller, Amanda. (May 2013). "Paternal Incarceration and Father-Child Contact in Fragile Families."
    • Geller, A. 2013. "Paternal Incarceration and Father-Child Contact in Fragile Families." Journal of Marriage and Family, 75(5), 1288-1303. doi: 10.1111/jomf.12056
  • WP-13-01
    WP-12-06
    (Revised January 2013)
    Turney, K., & Wildeman, C. (2013). "Redefining Relationships: Explaining the Countervailing Consequences of Paternal Incarceration for Parenting."
    • Turney, K., & Wildeman, C. (2013). "Redefining Relationships: Explaining the Countervailing Consequences of Paternal Incarceration for Parenting." American Sociological Review, 78, 949-979. doi:10.1177/0003122413505589
  • WP-12-11
    Stykes, J. B., Manning, W. D., & Brown, S. L. (2012). "Estimating Nonresident Fatherhood: Evidence from the CPS, NSFG, and SIPP." 
  • WP-12-08
    Porter, L., & King, R. D. (2012). "Reconsidering the Relationship between Paternal Incarceration and Delinquency."
    • Porter, L. C., & King, R. D. (2014). "Absent Fathers or Absent Variables: A New Look at Paternal Incarceration and Delinquency." Sage Journals, 1-30. doi:10.1177/0022427814552080
    • Presented with Lauren Porter at the Population Association of America (PAA) Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA, (May 2012). "A New Look at Paternal Incarceration and Delinquency."
    • Presented at the American Society of Criminology Meetings in Washington, DC. (2011). "Paternal Incarceration and Childhood Wellbeing: Spurious or Causal Association."  
  • WP-11-03
    Rinelli McClain, L., & DeMaris, A. (2011). "A Better Deal for Cohabiting Fathers? Union Status Differences in Father Involvement."
    • Selected as a Top 3 Finalist for the "2013 Best Research Article by a New Professional" award for research advancing scholarship on men by the NCFR Men in Families Focus Group.
      • McClain, L. R., & DeMaris, A. (2013). "A better deal for cohabiting fathers? Union status differences in father involvement." Fathering: A Journal of Theory, Research, and Practice about Men as Fathers. doi:10.3149/fth.1102.199
    • WP-10-15
      Evenhouse, E., & Reilly, S. (2010). "Multiple-Father Fertility, Prevalence and Connection to the Criminal Justice System."  
    • WP-10-14
    • Rinelli, L. N. (2011). "Better Parents, More Stable Partners: Union Transitions Among Cohabiting Parents." Journal of Marriage and Family, 73(5), 889–901. doi:10.1111/j.1741-3737.2011.00859.x
    • WP-10-13
      Pendry, P. (2010). "Exploring Links between Interparental Discord, Children’s Physiological Stress-System Activity, and Negative Affectivity."  
    • WP-10-07
      Kalil, A., & Wightman, P. (2010). "Parental Job Loss and Family Conflict."
    • WP-10-02
      Dunifon, R., Carmalt, J. H., & Joyner, K. (2009). "Parenting in Vain?: Stepfather Influences on Early Transitions to Parenthood." 
    • WP-09-04
      Rinelli, L. N. (2009). "Father Involvement Over Time and Differences by Union Status: A Comparison of Mother and Father Reports."
    • WP-09-03
      Roettger, M. E., Swisher, R. R., Kuhl, D., & Chavez, J. M. (2009). "Paternal Incarceration and Altered Trajectories of Marijuana and Hard Drug Use From Adolescence into Adulthood: Evidence From National Panels of U.S. Males and Females." Addiction, 106(1). doi: 10.1111/j.1360-0443.2010.03110.x
    • WP-09-01
      Roettger, M. E., & Swisher, R. R. (2009, March). "Examining Racial Variations in the Associations of Father’s History of Incarceration with Son’s Delinquency and Arrest in Contemporary U.S. Society."
      • Roettger, M. E., & Swisher, R. R. (2011). "Associations of Fathers' History of Incarceration with Sons' Delinquency and Arrest Among Black, White, and Hispanic Males in the United States." Criminology, 49: 1109–1147. doi: 10.1111/j.1745-9125.2011.00253.x