Working Paper Series 2010

A collection of working papers written by faculty affiliates, researchers, and advanced graduate students, examining family structure and marriage topics of interest to family scholars, policy makers, and practitioners.
  • WP-10-17
    Gauthier, A. H., & Furstenberg, F. F. Jr. (November 2010). "The Experience of Financial Strain Among Families with Children in the United States."

  • WP-10-16
    Perry, A. R. (November 2010). African American Men and Marriage: "The Influence of Attitudes and Life Events."
    • Published in Journal of Black Studies.
  • WP-10-15
    Evenhouse, E., & Reilly, S. (October 2010). "Multiple-Father Fertility, Prevalence and Connection to the Criminal Justice System."

  • WP-10-14
    Rinelli, L. N. (October 2010). "Better Parents, More Stable Partners: Union Transitions Among Cohabiting Parents."
    • Published in Journal of Marriage and Family.
      • Rinelli, L. N. 2011. "Better Parents, More Stable Partners: Union Transitions Among Cohabiting Parents." Journal of Marriage and Family, 73(5), October 2011, 889–901. doi:10.1111/j.1741-3737.2011.00859.x
    • RB-09-01
  • WP-10-13
    Pendry, P. (October 2010). "Exploring Links between Interparental Discord, Children’s Physiological Stress-System Activity, and Negative Affectivity."
  • WP-10-12
    Hurt, T. R. (October 2010). "Toward a Deeper Understanding of the Meaning of Marriage Among Black Men."
    • Published in Marriage & Family Review.
      • Hurt, T. R. 2014. "Black men and the decision to marry." Marriage & Family Review, Pp 447-479. doi: 10.1080/01494929.2014.905816
    • Published in Personal Relationships.
      • Hurt, T. R., McElroy, S. E., Sheats, K. J., Landor, A., & Bryant, C. M. 2014. "Married Black men's opinions as to why Black women are disproportionately single. Personal Relationships, 21(1), 88-109.
    • Published in Journal of Family Issues.
      • Hurt, T.R. 2013. "Toward a deeper understanding of the meaning of marriage among Black men." Journal of Family Issues, 34(7), 859-884. doi: 10.1177/0192513X12451737
         
  • WP-10-11
    Burdette, A. M., Haynes, S., & Ellison, C. G. (September 2010). "Religion, Race/Ethnicity, and Barriers to Marriage Among Working-Age Adults."
    • Published in Sociology of Religion.
      • Burdette, A. M., Haynes, S., & Ellison, C. G. 2011. "Religion, Race/Ethnicity, and Perceived Barriers to Marriage among Working-Age Adults." Sociology of Religion, 0:(0), 1-23; doi:10.1093/socrel/srr053
         
  • WP-10-10
    Warner, T. D., Manning, W. D., Giordano, P. C., & Longmore, M. A. (August 2010). "Relationship Formation and Stability in Emerging Adulthood: Do Sex Ratios Matter?"
    • Published in Social Forces.
      • Warner, T. D., Manning, W. D., Giordano, P. C., & Longmore, M. A. (August 2010). "Relationship Formation and Stability in Emerging Adulthood: Do Sex Ratios Matter?" Social Forces, 0(1), 269-295. doi:10.1093/sf/90.1.269
         
  • WP-10-09
    Warner, D. F., & Kelley-Moore, J. (August 2010). "The Social Context of Disablement Among Older Adults: Does Marital Quality Matter for Loneliness?"
    • Published in Journal of Health and Social Behavior.
      • Warner, D. F., & Kelley-Moore, J. 2012. "The Social Context of Disablement Among Older Adults: Does Marital Quality Matter for Loneliness?" Journal of Health and Social Behavior, 53(1), 50-66, March 2012. doi: 10.1177/0022146512439540
         
  • WP-10-08
    Dew, J., & Xiao, J. J. (July 2010). "Financial Behavior Scale: Development and Validation."
    Recipient of the Journal of Financial Counseling and Planning "2011 Outstanding Journal Article Award."
    • Published in the Journal of Financial Counseling and Planning.
      • Dew, J., & Xiao, J. J. 2011. "Financial Behavior Scale: Development and Validation." Journal of Financial Counseling and Planning, 22(1), 19-35.
    • Published in Journal of Financial Therapy.
      • Dew, J., & Xiao, J. J. 2013. "Financial Declines, Financial Behaviors, and Relationship Satisfaction During the Recession." Journal of Financial Therapy, 4(1), 2013.

  • WP-10-07
    Kalil, A., & Wightman, P.  (July 2010).  Parental Job Loss and Family Conflict

  • WP-10-06
    Grinstein-Weiss, M., Charles, P., Guo, S., Manturuk, K., & Key, C. (December 2010). The Effect of Marital Status on Homeownership Among Low-Income Households.
    • Published in Newswise.
      • Grinstein-Weiss, M., Charles, P., Guo, S., Manturuk, K., & Key, C. "The Effect of Marital Status on Homeownership Among Low-Income Households." March 5, 2013.
    • Published in Journal of Urban Affairs.
      • Grinstein-Weiss, M., Charles, P., Guo, S., Manturuk, K., & Key, C. 2011. Journal of Urban Affairs, 33(3). March 24, 2011, 50-66 doi: 10.1111/j.1467-9906.2011.00549.x
    • Cited in Brookings.
      • "Journal: Start children early for financial success."
    • Cited in Journal of Consumer Affairs.
      • "Renters fared worse than homeowners during the Great Recession."
    • Published in Social Service Review.
      • Grinstein-Weiss, M., Charles, P., Guo, S., Manturuk, K., & Key, C. "The Effect of Marital Status on Home Ownership among Low-Income Households." Social Service Review, 85(3), 475-503. September 2011. doi: 10.1086/662166
  • WP-10-05
    Seltzer, J. A., Strohm, C. Q., & Bianchi, S. M. (August 2010). "Doubling Up When Times Are Tough: A Pilot Study of Obligations to Share a Home in Response to Economic Hardship."
    • Published in Field Methods.
      • Lau, Q. C., Seltzer, J. A., & Bianchi, S. M. 2015. "The Effects of Vignette Placement on Attitudes Toward Supporting Family Members." Field Methods. 28(1), 79-91, February 2016.
      • Lau, Q. C., Seltzer, J. A., & Bianchi, S. M. 2015. "The Effects of Vignette Placement on Attitudes Toward Supporting Family Members." Field Methods. 1525822X15572801. March 3, 2015.
    • Published in Social Science Research.
      • Seltzer, J. A., Lau, C. Q., & Bianchi, S. M. "Doubling up when times are tough: A study of obligations to share a home in response to economic hardship." Social Science Research, 41(3). May 2012. doi:org/10.1016/j.ssresearch.2012.05.08
         
  • WP-10-04
    Evenhouse, E., & Reilly, S. (April 2010). "Multiple-Father Fertility and the Criminal Justice System."

  • WP-10-03
    Kenney, C., & Bogle, R. (May 2010). "Money, Honey if You Want to Get Along With Me: Money Management and Union Dissolution in Marriage and Cohabitation."

  • WP-10-02
    Dunifon, R., Carmalt, J. H., & Joyner, K. (March 2009). "Parenting in Vain?: Stepfather Influences on Early Transitions to Parenthood."

  • WP-10-01
    Brown, S. L., & Kawamura, S. (January 2010). "Relationship Quality among Cohabitors and Marrieds in Older Adulthood."
    • Published in Social Science Research.
      • Brown, S. L., & Kawamura, S. 2010. "Relationship quality among cohabitors and marrieds in older adulthood." Social Science Research, 39(5), September 2010, 777-786. doi:10.1016/j.ssresearch.2010.04.010