Home > Events & News > Brown Bag Schedule . Archive

PSC In The News

RSS Feed icon

Sastry's 10-year study of New Orleans Katrina evacuees shows demographic differences between returning and nonreturning

Stafford says less educated, smaller investors more likely to sell off stock and lock in losses during market downturn

Chen says job fit, job happiness can be achieved over time

Highlights

Deirdre Bloome wins ASA award for work on racial inequality and intergenerational transmission

Bob Willis awarded 2015 Jacob Mincer Award for Lifetime Contributions to the Field of Labor Economics

David Lam is new director of Institute for Social Research

Elizabeth Bruch wins Robert Merton Prize for paper in analytic sociology

Next Brown Bag

Monday, Oct 12
Joe Grengs, Policy & Planning for Social Equity in Transportation

Pamela Smock

Smock comments on cohabitation and divorce in Newsweek

a PSC In The News reference, 2010

"Does ‘Living in Sin’ Still Lead to Divorce?" - Newsweek. 10/06/2010.

Once considered the realm of the young and nontraditional, "shacking up" has become much more common in the past 30 years. Pamela Smock says that this diffusion has weakened the link between cohabitation and divorce. “Something that used to be stigmatized is now becoming the common experience,” Smock says.

Researcher:

Pamela Smock

View News Archive