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Demography (2018) 55 (3): 769–797.
Published: 13 April 2018
... psychological strain was transient, whereas women’s disproportionate economic strain was chronic. Third, my conclusions are limited to the West German context from which the data were drawn. As noted, Germany is an interesting setting to examine gender differences in the consequences of divorce because...
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Demography (2024) 61 (3): 597–613.
Published: 01 June 2024
...Thomas Leopold; Matthijs Kalmijn Abstract The economic consequences of divorce and separation for women are commonly associated with the chronic strain model, according to which women's losses are large and persistent. This research note shifts the focus to a crisis model highlighting women's...
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Demography (2013) 50 (4): 1449–1475.
Published: 21 February 2013
... the younger generation more than their parents. Nevertheless, the economic fortunes of those at the older and younger ends of the adult life course have shifted in the second half of the twentieth century, with increasing financial well-being among older adults and greater financial strain among younger...
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Demography (1991) 28 (2): 275–291.
Published: 01 May 1991
... this heading in other nations. Because of China’s strict control of permanent migration to large cities, temporary migration has become an important strategy for adjusting to economic changes and to effecting family reunification. The Shanghai Temporary Migration Survey of 1984 focused on one segment...
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Demography (2019) 56 (4): 1219–1246.
Published: 09 July 2019
..., cohabitation is a symptom of economic and emotional strain. Germany has a traditional welfare state with a generally conservative view on families (Esping-Andersen 1990 ). Marriage was enshrined in the Constitution, and the German state directly promotes marriage with tax incentives, especially relevant...
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Demography (2019) 56 (6): 2279–2305.
Published: 05 December 2019
... on the effects of economic hardship on children should consider the multidimensional nature of economic stressors for families. 09 10 2019 05 12 2019 © Population Association of America 2019 2019 Poverty Material hardship Subjective financial stress Child behavior Economic strain...
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Demography (1968) 5 (2): 632–641.
Published: 01 June 1968
.... The next question in the interview was: "What is the worst thing about having many children?" Here, there was no difficulty for the great ma- jority of respondents in accepting the premise of the question. Seventy-five percent answered that economic strain (school fees, food, clothing, and so forth...
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Demography (2016) 53 (2): 471–505.
Published: 22 March 2016
... during normal business cycles—are likely to be associated with a host of other difficult-to-observe, individual-level characteristics that also lead to low-quality unions and IPV. Prior research, therefore, does not tell us whether economic strain causes IPV, or whether an omitted variable...
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Demography (1983) 20 (3): 249–272.
Published: 01 August 1983
... of the interrela- tionships among demographic responses and examines their dependence on a variety of variables representing socio- economic strains. The empirical analysis focuses on relatively small and homoge- neous units representing communities wherein the socioeconomic strains and demographic responses may...
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Demography (2013) 50 (2): 591–614.
Published: 30 November 2012
... of economic strain, such as state foreclosure rates (Stack and Wasserman 2010 ), are unavailable as well. Future work might also consider whether the presence and strength of statewide suicide prevention programs are related to trends in suicide. Finally, cautions must be raised regarding the ecological...
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Demography (1989) 26 (1): 37–51.
Published: 01 February 1989
... Recent Trends in Marital Disruption 43 of separation than women with college education (Houseknecht and Spanier, 1980). In the absence of other relevant variables, such as income histories, education may stand as a surrogate for an array of factors ranging from differing levels of economic strain...
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Demography (2023) 60 (3): 675–705.
Published: 01 June 2023
... support key tenets of the Stress Process Model. For example, compared with Whites, Black and Mexican American people are more likely to experience economic adversity ( Brown 2016 ), chronic stressors ( Thoits 2010 ; Turner and Avison 2003 ), financial strains ( Brown et al. 2020 ), neighborhood disorder...
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Demography (2016) 53 (6): 1743–1770.
Published: 07 November 2016
... with the economic strains (Conger et al. 1992 ). Divorced parents may feel increased stress, which may affect their ability to provide adequate care for their children and raise their children’s risk of experiencing behavioral problems (Carlson and Corcoran 2001 ; McLanahan and Sandefur 1994 ). Stressed parents...
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Demography (2019) 56 (5): 1791–1825.
Published: 19 September 2019
... 21.0 28.7   Retired 6.8 1.8 2.6 16.3 18.7 4.9 3.5 35.1 13.8 6.4 5.9 24.6 Perceived Financial Strain (range = 1–4)   Mean 2.2 2.4 2.2 2.5 2.1 2.3 2.0 2.2 2.1 2.2 2.1 2.2   SD 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.9 0.9 0.9 0.9 1.0 0.8 0.9 0.9 1.0 Current Smoker...
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Demography (1969) 6 (4): 359–381.
Published: 01 November 1969
... the rural and urban sectors. Not that this is the only division, but it is of course a very mean- ingful one in a social, economic and demographic sense. For instance, the strain caused by excessive population growth in rural areas had at least one important source which was not present in urban areas...
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Demography (2016) 53 (3): 649–674.
Published: 05 May 2016
...Ann Meier; Kelly Musick; Sarah Flood; Rachel Dunifon Abstract Research studies and popular accounts of parenting have documented the joys and strains of raising children. Much of the literature comparing parents with those without children indicates a happiness advantage for those without children...
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Demography (1975) 12 (1): 155–156.
Published: 01 February 1975
... . Economic Development and Cultural Change , 4 , 211 – 235 . 10.1086/449714 Ryder Norman B. ( 1973 ). Recent Trends and Group Differences in Fertility . In Charles F. Westoff (Ed.), Toward the End of Growth (pp. 57 – 68 ). Englewood Cliffs : Prentice-Hall . Westoff Charles...
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Demography (2020) 57 (6): 2199–2220.
Published: 13 October 2020
..., including the increase of both secured and unsecured debt, they nevertheless encountered different economic opportunity structures and crises at sensitive times in their life courses, with implications for heart attack risk trajectories. Results from frailty hazards models reveal that unsecured debt...
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Demography (2011) 48 (1): 25–47.
Published: 12 February 2011
... risk. Phillips et al. ( 2006 ) examined a representative sample of school-aged children in rural North Carolina and found that parental incarceration is significantly associated with economic strain. Likewise, Geller et al. ( 2009 ) examined a population-based sample of 3-year-old children in large...
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Demography (2023) 60 (1): 147–171.
Published: 01 February 2023
... quality by allowing them to face fewer contentious decisions about spending, outsource household labor, experience less crowded living quarters, and engage in valued leisure activities. By contrast, limited economic resources are associated with increased economic strain, which is associated with poorer...
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