ERIC Number: EJ563701
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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Nonresident Parents' Characteristics and Child Support.
Smock, Pamela J.; Manning, Wendy D.
Journal of Marriage and the Family, v59 n4 p798-808 Nov 1997
Examines implications of having data on only the resident parent in child support analyses and in ignoring nonresident parents. Findings indicate that the characteristics of nonresident parents are central to understanding levels of child support, underscoring the need for data collection that includes resident and nonresident parents. (RJM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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