8 THE DURATION OF LONE PARENTHOOD The outflow from lone motherhood occurs through ( re ) marriage or the youngest child reaching adulthood ( sixteen years of age ) . As noted in Chapter 5 , the start of lone motherhood for a ...
Author: John Ermisch
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Category: Business & Economics
This 1991 book analyzes the flows into and out of lone parenthood, using demographic and employment histories from a British national survey carried out in 1980. It also studies the lone parents' movements into and out of paid employment, and the effect of welfare benefits on their employment.