ERIC Number: EJ609286
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Publication Date: 2000
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Family Structure and Youths' Outcomes.
Painter, Gary; Levine, David I.
Journal of Human Resources, v35 n3 p524-49 Sum 2000
National Education Longitudinal Study data were used to examine whether parents' divorce/remarriage or existing family disadvantages caused such outcomes as teens' lower educational attainment or higher rates of parenthood. Neither divorce nor remarriage during a youth's high school years was strongly correlated with preexisting characteristics of the youth or family. (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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