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ERIC Number: EJ430909
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
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ISSN: ISSN-0197-6664
Impact of Child Support Guidelines on the Economic Well-Being of Children.
Rettig, Kathryn D.; And Others
Family Relations, v40 n2 p167-75 Apr 1991
Critiques 3 policy goals of quantitative child support guidelines using a sample of 492 court case records. Child support awards deviated downward from the guidelines, particularly at higher income levels of obligors and upward from the guidelines at lower income levels. Custodial parents contributed higher proportional shares of money income to children than noncustodial parents. (Author/LLL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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