ERIC Number: EJ301044
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
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The Impact of Marital Dissolution on Income and Consumption in Single-Parent Households.
Weiss, Robert S.
Journal of Marriage and the Family, v46 n1 p115-27 Feb 1984
Examined income and food and housing expenditures for the last married year for couples and then five years after marital dissolution in female (N=5,000) respondents to the University of Michigan Panel Study of Income Dynamics. Results showed that incomes and expenditures for food, but not for housing, dropped after marital dissolution. (LLL)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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