NSFH Working Papers
NSFH 94
Jui-Chung Allen Li and Lawrence L. Wu. No Trend in the Intergenerational Transmission of Divorce. Abstract
NSFH 93
Kelly Musick and Larry Bumpass.  Cohabitation, Marriage, and Trajectories in Well-being and Relationships. Abstract
NSFH 92
Jieun Song and Nadine F. Marks. Parent-Adult Child Relationships, Marital Status, and Mental Health among Retired Older Adults. Abstract
NSFH 91
Emily A. Greenfield and Nadine F. Marks. Continuous participation in voluntary groups as a protective factor for the psychological well-being of adults who develop functional limitations: Evidence from the National Survey of Families and Households. Abstract
NSFH 90
Heejeong Choi and Nadine F. Marks. Transitions to caregiving, marital disagreement, and psychological well-being. Abstract
NSFH 89
Elizabeth Thomson and Jui-Chung Allen Li. 2002. Her, His and Their Children: Childbearing Intentions and Births in Stepfamilies. Abstract
NSFH 88
PUBLISHED: Elizabeth Thomson. 2002. "Motherhood, Fatherhood and Parental Values." In Ron Lesthaeghe (ed.), Meaning and Choice: Value Orientations and Life Course Decisions. NIDI Monograph Nr. 37. The Hague: Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute. Abstract
NSFH 87
PUBLISHED: Larry Bumpass. 2002. "Family-related attitudes, couple relationships, and union stability." Pp. 161-184 in R. Lesthaeghe, ed. Meaning and Choice - Value Orientations and Life Cycle Decisions, Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute, Netherlands. Abstract
NSFH 86
Amy Godecker. 1999. The Impact of Gender Role Attitudes on Sterilization Decisions. Abstract
NSFH 85
Lina Guzman. 1999. The Effects of Wives' Employment on Marital Quality
NSFH 84
Lina Guzman. 1999. The Use of Grandparents As Child Care Providers
NSFH 83
PUBLISHED: Larry Bumpass and Hsien-Hen Lu. 2000. "Trends in Cohabitation and Implications for Children’s Family Contexts in the United States."Population Studies 54(1): 29-41.
NSFH 82
Nadine F. Marks and James David Lambert. 1999. Transitions to caregiving, gender, and psychological well-being: Prospective evidence from the National Survey of Families and Households. Abstract
NSFH 81
Kelly Musick and Larry Bumpass. 1998. How Do Prior Experiences in the Family Affect Transitions to Adulthood?
NSFH 80
PUBLISHED: Elizabeth Thomson, Jane Mosley, Thomas L. Hanson and Sara S. McLanahan. 2001. "Remarriage, Cohabitation and Changes in Mothering."Journal of Marriage and the Family 63:370-380. Abstract
NSFH 79
Brian C. Martinson and Lawrence L. Wu. 1998. Remarriage and Nonmarital Cohabitation Among White Women in the United States:  Competing Risks and Multiple Dimensions of Time
NSFH 78
Nadine F. Marks and James D. Lambert. 1997. Family Caregiving: Contemporary Trends and Issues
NSFH 77
Megan Sweeney. 1997. The Decision to Divorce and Subsequent Remarriage: Does it Matter Which Spouse Chose to Leave?
NSFH 76
Elizabeth Thomson. 1997. Her, His and Their Children: Influences on Couple Childbearing Decisions.
NSFH 75
PUBLISHED: Seltzer, Judith A. 1998. "Father by Law: Effects of Joint Legal Custody on Nonresident Fathers' Involvement with Children." Demography 35(2): 135-146. Abstract
NSFH 74
Brenda A. Gravenish and Elizabeth Thomson. 1996. Marital Disruptions and Grandparent Relationships. Abstract
NSFH 73
PUBLISHED: Tsuya, Noriko (Nihon University, Tokyo), and Larry Bumpass. 2004. "Gender and Housework" Pp. 114-133 in Noriko Tsuya and Larry Bumpass, editors, Marriage Work, & Family Life in Comparative Perspective: Japan, South Korea, and the United States, Honolulu, HI: University of Hawaii Press.
NSFH 72
Bumpass, Larry and Peter Brandon. 1996. The Prediction of Unmarried Childbearing: Evidence from NSFH2 on Family Values and Social Policy
NSFH 71
Marks, Nadine and James D. Lambert. 1996. Marital Status Continuity and Change Among Young and Midlife Adults: Longitudinal Effects on Psychological Well-Being. Abstract
NSFH 70
Wells, Thomas. 1995. Does Family Background Affect Educational Attainment Differently According to Family Structure, Birth Order, and Sex? Abstract
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Bumpass, Larry L. and William S. Aquilino. 1995. A Social Map of Midlife: Family and Work Over the Middle Life Course. [Prepared for the MacArthur Foundation Research Network on Successful Midlife Aging]
NSFH 69
Mosley, Jane. 1995. Poverty, AFDC Receipt, and Adolescent Self-Esteem. Abstract
NSFH 68
Chen, Yi-Chun, Maurice MacDonald, and Karen Folk. 1995. The Impact of Young Mothers' Divorce on Inter-Family Transfers from Parents
NSFH 67
PUBLISHED: Thomson, Elizabeth. 1997. "Couple Childbearing Desires, Intentions and Births." Demography 34:343-354. Abstract
NSFH 66
PUBLISHED: Bumpass, Larry L. 1995. "The Changing Family Contexts of Children in the United States." (in French) In Cahiers Quebecoise de Demographie (Vol. 23, No. 1); revised version in proceedings of the Potsdam International Conference "Changing Families and Childhood," December 14-17, 1994, and circulated as "The Declining Significance of Marriage: Changing Family Life in the United States," NSFH Working Paper No. 66. Abstract
NSFH 65
Bumpass, Larry L. and James A. Sweet. 1995. Cohabitation, Marriage, and Nonmarital Childbearing and Union Stability: Preliminary Findings from NSFH2. Abstract
NSFH 64
Marks, Nadine. 1994. Midlife Caregiving: Do Effects Differ by Gender? Abstract
NSFH 63
PUBLISHED: Bumpass, Larry L., James A. Sweet, and R. Kelly Raley. 1995. "The Changing Character of Stepfamilies: Implications of Cohabitation and Nonmarital Childbearing." Demography 32(3):425-436. Abstract
NSFH 62
Roan, Carol L. 1993. Looking Within Families: Does Parent's Contact with an Adult Child Depend on Characteristics of Other Children in the Family? Abstract
NSFH 61
Carter, Wendy Y. 1993. Attitudes Toward Pre-Marital Sex, Non-Marital Childbearing, Cohabitation, and Marriage among Blacks and Whites. Abstract
NSFH 60
PUBLISHED (as two papers):
Aquilino, William S. 1994. "Impact of childhood family structure on young adults' relationships with parents." Journal of Marriage & the Family 56: 295-313.
Aquilino, William S. 1994. "Later-life parental divorce and widowhood: impact on young adults' assessment of parent-child relations." Journal of Marriage & the Family 56: 908-922.
NSFH 59
Fussell, M. Elizabeth and Elizabeth Thomson. 1993. Sterilization and Marital Quality
NSFH 58
PUBLISHED: Bumpass, Larry L. and R. Kelly Raley. 1995. "Redefining single-parent families: cohabitation and changing family reality." Demography 32 (1): 97-109.
NSFH 57
PUBLISHED: Seltzer, Judith A. and Yvonne Brandreth. 1994. "What Fathers Say about Involvement with Children after Separation." Journal of Family Issues 15 (1): 49-77.
NSFH 56
Krecker, Margaret L. 1993. Work History Data in the National Survey of Families and Households: An Overview and Preliminary Assessment
NSFH 55
PUBLISHED: Marks, Nadine. 1996. "Caregiving Across the Lifespan." Family Relations 45:27-36.
NSFH 54
PUBLISHED: Marks, Nadine. 1996. "Demographic Diversity Among Midlife Parents." In The Parental Experience in Midlife, Carol D. Ryff and Marsha Mailick Seltzer, eds. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.
NSFH 53
PUBLISHED: Thomson, Elizabeth 1993. "Work Schedules and Time With Children." Proceedings, Social Statistics Section, American Statistical Association. Alexandria, VA: ASA.
NSFH 52
PUBLISHED: Manning, Wendy 1993. "Marriage and cohabitation following premarital conception." Journal of Marriage and the Family. 55 (4): 839-850.
NSFH 50
Van Hook, Jennifer V.W. and Elizabeth Thomson. 1992. Occupation, Parental Goals, and Children's Academic Attainment
NSFH 49
Thomson, Elizabeth and Min Li. 1992. Family Structure and Children's Kin
NSFH 48
PUBLISHED: Marks, Nadine F. and Sara S. McLanahan. 1993. "Gender, Family Structure, and Social Support Among Parents." Journal of Marriage and the Family 55: 481-493.
NSFH 47
PUBLISHED: Marks, Nadine F. 1995. "Midlife Marital Status Differences in Social Support Relationships with Adult Children and Psychological Well-being." Journal of Family Issues 16:5-28.
NSFH 46
PUBLISHED: Aquilino, William S. 1993. "Effects of spouse presence during the interview on survey responses concerning marriage." Public Opinion Quarterly 57: 358-376.
NSFH 45
PUBLISHED: Wu, Lawrence L. and Brian C. Martinson. 1991. "Family Structure and the Risk of a Premarital Birth." American Sociological Review 58 (2): 210-232.
NSFH 44
Raley, R. Kelly. 1991. The Effects of Family Composition on Educational Attainment
NSFH 43
PUBLISHED: Aquilino, William S. 1991. "Family structure and home-leaving: a further specification of the relationship." Journal of Marriage and the Family 53: 999-1010.
NSFH 42
PUBLISHED: Bumpass, Larry L. and James A. Sweet. 1992. "Family Experiences Across the Life Course: Differences by Cohort, Education, and Race/Ethnicity." Pp. 313-350 in Proceedings, Volume 3, The Peopling of the Americas, IUSSP.
NSFH 41
PUBLISHED: Bumpass, Larry L. 1994. "A Comparative Analysis of Coresidence and Contact with Parents in Japan and the United States." in Tradition and Change in the Asian Family, Lee Jay Cho and Moto Yada, editors. University of Hawaii Press, 1994.
NSFH 40
Bumpass, Larry L. and James A. Sweet. 1991. The Effect of Marital Disruption on Intergenerational Relationships
NSFH 39
Winsborough, Halliman H., Larry L. Bumpass, and William Aquilino. 1991. The Death of Parents and the Transition to Old Age
NSFH 38
Call, Vaughn R.A. 1991. Keeping Track of Panel Members in Longitudinal Research: The Experience of the National Survey of Families and Households
NSFH 37
PUBLISHED: Martinson, Brian C. And Lawrence L. Wu. 1992. "Parent Histories: Patterns of Change in Early Life" Journal of Family Issues 13 (3): 351-377.
NSFH 36
Bergen, Elizabeth. 1990. The Multidimensional Nature of Domestic Labor: An Investigation of Husbands' Participation
NSFH 35
Call, Vaughn R.A. 1990. Respondent Cooperation and Requests for Contacts in Longitudinal Research
NSFH 34
Seltzer, Judith A. 1990. Child Support Reform and the Welfare of U.S. Children
NSFH 33
PUBLISHED: Sweet, James A. and Larry L. Bumpass. 1992. "Young Adults' Views of Marriage, Cohabitation, and Family." In S. J. South and S. E. Tolnay, (eds.), The Changing American Family. Boulder: Westview Press.
NSFH 32
PUBLISHED: Sweet, James A. and Larry L. Bumpass. 1992. "Disruption of Marital and Cohabitation Relationships: A Social-Demographic Perspective." Pp. 67-89 in Terri Orbuch (ed.), Close Relationship Loss: Theoretical Approaches. New York: Springer-Verlag.
NSFH 31
PUBLISHED: Smock. Pamela J. 1990. "Remarriage patterns of black and white women: reassessing the role of educational attainment." Demography 27 (3): 467-73.
NSFH 29
PUBLISHED: Thomson, Elizabeth, Thomas L. Hanson, and Sara S. McLanahan. 1994. "Family structure and child well-being: economic resources vs. parental behaviors." Social Forces 73(1): 221-42.
NSFH 28
PUBLISHED: Aquilino, William S. 1991. "Predicting parents' experiences with coresident adult children." Journal of Family Issues 12: 323-342.
NSFH 27
PUBLISHED: Aquilino, William S., and Khalil Supple. 1991. "Parent-child relations and parental satisfaction with living arrangements when adult children live at home." Journal of Marriage and the Family 53:13-27.
NSFH 26
PUBLISHED: Kravdal, Oystein. 1992. "The emergence of a positive relation between education and third birth rates in Norway with supportive evidence from the U.S." Population Studies 46:459-475.
NSFH 25
Sweet, James A. 1990. Differential Response Rates of Tertiary Respondents
NSFH 24
Hoyert, Donna L. 1990. Intergenerational Exchange of Financial and Household Assistance
NSFH 23
PUBLISHED: Thomson, Elizabeth and Ugo Colella. 1992. "Cohabitation and Marital Stability: Quality or Commitment?" Journal of Marriage and the Family 54(2): 259-267.
NSFH 22
Sweet, James A. 1990. NSFH Experience with the Use of Self-Administered Questionnaires
NSFH 21
Sweet, James A. 1990. Differentials in the Length of the NSFH Interview
NSFH 20
Sweet, James A. 1990. Differentials in the Precision of Reporting of Dates of Marital and Cohabitation Events in the National Survey of Families and Households
NSFH 18
McLanahan, Sara S. and Renee Monson. 1990. Caring for the Elderly: Prevalence and Consequences
NSFH 17
PUBLISHED: Thomson, Elizabeth, Sara S. McLanahan and Roberta Braun Curtin. 1992. "Family Structure, Gender, and Parental Socialization" Journal of Marriage and the Family 54(2): 368-378.
NSFH 15
Sweet, James A. and Larry L. Bumpass. 1990. Religious Differentials in Marriage Behavior and Attitudes
NSFH 14
PUBLISHED: Bumpass, Larry L., Teresa Castro Martin, James A. Sweet. 1989. "The Impact of Background and Early Marital Factors on Marital Disruption." Journal of Family Issues 12 (1): 22-42.
NSFH 13
MacDonald, Maurice. 1989. Family Background, the Life Cycle, and Inter-Household Transfers
NSFH 12
PUBLISHED: Sweet, James A. and Larry L. Bumpass. 1989. "Conducting a comprehensive survey of American family life: the experience of the National Survey of Families and Households." Proceedings, Social Statistics Section. Alexandria, Virginia: ASA, p. 35-40.
NSFH 11
PUBLISHED: Aquilino, William S. 1990. The likelihood of parent-adult child coresidence: effects of family structure and parental characteristics. Journal of Marriage and the Family 52: 405-419.
NSFH 10
Bumpass, Larry L. and Vaughn R.A. Call. 1989. The Timing of Marriage and Education
NSFH 9
Martinson, Brian and Larry L. Bumpass. 1989. The Impact of Family Background on Premarital Births Among Women Under 30 in the United States
NSFH 8
Sweet, James A. 1989. Differentials in the Approval of Cohabitation
NSFH 7
Sweet, James A. 1989. Response Rates for Secondary Respondents
NSFH 6
PUBLISHED: Brush, Lisa. 1990. "Violent Acts and Injurious Outcomes in Married Couples: Methodological Issues in the National Survey of Families and Households." Gender and Society 4(1): 56-67.
NSFH 5
PUBLISHED: Bumpass, Larry L., James A. Sweet, and Andrew Cherlin. 1989. "The Role of Cohabitation in Declining Rates of Marriage." Journal of Marriage & the Family 53 (4): 913-927.
NSFH 4
PUBLISHED: Seltzer, Judith A. 1991. "Relationships Between Fathers and Children Who Live Apart: The Father's Role After Separation." Journal of Marriage & the Family 53 (1): 79-101.
NSFH 3
PUBLISHED: Bumpass, Larry L. and James A. Sweet. 1989. "Children's Experience in Single-Parent Families: Implications of Cohabitation and Marital Transitions" Family Planning Perspectives 21 (6): 256-260.
NSFH 2
PUBLISHED: Bumpass, Larry L. and James A. Sweet. 1989. "National estimates of cohabitation." Demography 26 (4): 615-25.
NSFH 1
Sweet, James, Larry Bumpass, and Vaughn Call. 1988. The Design and Content of the National Survey of Families and Households

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