ERIC Number: EJ206115
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1979-Aug
The Effects of Welfare on Marital Stability and Remarriage.
Bahr, Stephen J.
Journal of Marriage and the Family, v41 n3 p553-60 Aug 1979
Estimates the effects of welfare on marital dissolution and remarriage. Data from females indicated that those who received AFDC, food stamps, or other public assistance dissolved their marriages more frequently than those not receiving welfare. The relationship between welfare and marital dissolution decreased somewhat as duration of marriage increased. (Author/BEF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A