Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/10419/160803
Authors: 
Nichols-Casebolt, Ann
Krysik, Judy
Year of Publication: 
1995
Series/Report no.: 
LIS Working Paper Series 131
Abstract: 
This study addresses the effect of marital status on economic well-being by comparing the economic situation of never- and ever-married single mother families in the United States, Australia, Canada, and France. The paper presents cross-national, descriptive and analytic data on poverty levels, sources of income, and basic demographic characteristics. The findings are discussed within the context of identifying factors that may suggest policy strategies for addressing the economic risks faced by never-married single mother families.
Document Type: 
Working Paper
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