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Is there a fatherhood wage premium? A reassessment in societies with strong male-breadwinner legacies

Gabriele Mari

Labour MarketEconomicsChildbearing: FertilityWages And EarningsSociology Of Households


A new family equilibrium? Changing dynamics between the gender division of labor and fertility in Great Britain, 1991–2017

Muzhi Zhou,  Man Yee Kan

DemographySocial ChangeLabour MarketChildbearing: FertilitySociology Of Households


A decade of life-course research on fertility of immigrants and their descendants in Europe

Hill Kulu, Nadja Milewski, Tina Hannemann, Júlia Mikolai

MigrationChildbearing: FertilityResearchEthnic GroupsLife Course Analysis


Housework, gender role attitudes, and couples' fertility intentions: reconsidering men's roles in gender theories of family change

Barbara S. Okun, Liat Raz-Yurovich

Social ChangeChildbearing: FertilityLife Course AnalysisSocial AttitudesSociology Of Households


Biology and being green: the effect of prenatal testosterone exposure on pro-environmental consumption behaviour

Chris Hand

Environmental SociologyHouseholdsEconomicsChildbearing: FertilitySocial AttitudesSocial BehaviourBiology


Gender gap in repartnering: the role of parental status and custodial arrangements

Alessandro Di Nallo

Family Formation And DissolutionChildbearing: FertilitySociology Of Households


Effects of restrictions to Income Support on health of lone mothers in the UK: a natural experiment study

Srinivasa Vittal Katikireddi, Oarabile R. Molaodi, Marcia Gibson, Ruth Dundas, Peter Craig

Lone ParentsLabour MarketPublic PolicyChildbearing: FertilityWelfare BenefitsWell BeingHealth


Differences in partnership and marital status at first birth by women’s and their partners’ education: evidence from Britain 1991–2012

Nitzan Peri-Rotem, Jacqueline Scott

DemographySocial ChangeEducationLabour MarketFamily Formation And DissolutionChildbearing: Fertility


The intergenerational assimilation of completed fertility: comparing the convergence of different origin groups

Ben Wilson

DemographyMigrationChildbearing: FertilityEthnic GroupsSocietiesSocial Behaviour


The impact of parenthood on environmental attitudes and behaviour: a longitudinal investigation of the legacy hypothesis

Gregory O. Thomas, Rose Fisher, Lorraine Whitmarsh, Taciano L. Milfont, Wouter Poortinga

Environmental SociologyPsychologyChildbearing: FertilitySocial Attitudes


Differential responses in first birth behaviour to economic recession in the United Kingdom

Mark Lyons-Amos, Ingrid Schoon

EconomicsChildbearing: FertilityLife Course Analysis


Women’s employment patterns after childbirth and the perceived access to and use of flexitime and teleworking

Heejung Chung, Mariska van der Horst

Information And Communication TechnologiesLabour MarketHouseholdsChildbearing: Fertility


Rising educational participation and the trend to later childbearing

Karel Neels, Michael Murphy, Máire Ní Bhrolcháin, Éva Beaujouan

DemographySocial ChangeEducationChildbearing: FertilityLife Course AnalysisHigher Education


Motherhood, employment, and the dynamics of women’s gender attitudes

Muzhi Zhou

PsychologyLabour MarketChildbearing: FertilityLife Course AnalysisSocial AttitudesSociology Of HouseholdsCaregiving


Choosing to remain childless? A comparative study of fertility intentions among women and men in Italy and Britain

Francesca Fiori, Francesca Rinesi, Elspeth Graham

DemographyHouseholdsChildbearing: Fertility


Fertility by birth order among the descendants of immigrants in selected European countries

Hill Kulu, Tina Hannemann, Ariane Pailhé, Karel Neels, Sandra Krapf

DemographyMigrationFamily Formation And DissolutionChildbearing: FertilityEthnic GroupsSocial BehaviourSociology Of Households


Why does fertility remain high among certain UK-born ethnic minority women?

Hill Kulu, Tina Hannemann

DemographyMigrationChildbearing: FertilityEthnic Groups


Examining sibling configuration effects on young people's educational aspiration and attainment

Feifei Bu

Young PeopleEducationChildbearing: Fertility


Empirical analysis of the fertility outcomes of women in Britain using count data models

Shivani Taneja

DemographyMigrationChildbearing: FertilityEthnic GroupsLife Course Analysis


Educational differences in timing and quantum of childbearing in Britain: a study of cohorts born 1940−1969

Ann Berrington, Juliet Stone, Eva Beaujouan

DemographyChildbearing: FertilityHigher Education


The social context of parenting: mothers’ inner resources and social structures

Dimitra Hartas

Area EffectsSocial NetworksPsychologyChild DevelopmentHouseholdsChildbearing: FertilityWell BeingSocial Capital


Effect of fertility on female labour force participation in the United Kingdom

Patralekha Ukil

Labour MarketChildbearing: Fertility


Inter-generational concordance of smoking status between mothers and young people aged 10–15 in the UK

K. McAloney, H. Graham, C. Law, L. Platt, H. Wardle

Young PeopleChildbearing: FertilityEthnic GroupsHealth


How persistent is demographic variation between ethnic groups? The case of household size in England and Wales

Gemma Catney, Ludi Simpson

DemographyMigrationHouseholdsChildbearing: FertilityEthnic Groups