How unilateral divorce affects children

"Using U.S. Census data for the years 1960-1980, we study the impact of unilateral divorce on outcomes of children (age 6-15) and their mothers. We find that the reform increased mothers' divorce, decreased family income and increased the fraction of mothers below the poverty line. For chi...

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Volume: 3342
Main Author: Cáceres-Delpiano, Julio
Giolito, Eugenio
Format: Book
Language: English
Place of publication: Bonn IZA 2008
Data of publication: 2008
Series: Discussion Paper / Forschungsinstitut zur Zukunft der Arbeit GmbH
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: FIS Bildung Literaturdatenbank
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