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Paula Fomby

Associate Director, Population Studies Center.

Research Associate Professor, Population Studies Center.

Research Associate Professor, Survey Research Center, Institute for Social Research.

Ph.D., University of Wisconsin, Madison

Dr. Fomby studies how family instability affects child well-being, including how parents' choices and behaviors influence those of their children.

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Books

Fomby, Paula. 2005. Mexican Migrants And Their Parental Households In Mexico (The New Americans). LFB Scholarly Publishing.

Journal Articles

Fomby, Paula. Forthcoming. "Motherhood in Complex Families." Journal of Family Issues. DOI. Abstract.

Fomby, Paula, and Kelly Musick. 2018. "Mothers' Time, the Parenting Package, and Links to Healthy Child Development." Journal of Marriage and Family, 80(1): 166-181. DOI. Abstract.

Dunifon, Rachel, Paula Fomby, and Kelly Musick. 2017. "Siblings and children's time use in the United States." Demographic Research, 37: 1611-1624. DOI. Abstract.

Fomby, Paula, and S. Mollborn. 2017. "Ecological Instability and Children's Classroom Behavior in Kindergarten." Demography, 54(5): 1627-1651. DOI. Abstract.

Fomby, Paula, Narayan Sastry, and Katherine McGonagle. 2017. "Effectiveness of a Time-limited Incentive on Participation by Hard-to-reach Respondents in a Panel Study." Field Methods, 29(3): 238-251. PMCID: PMC5542576. DOI. Abstract.

Fomby, Paula, and C. Osborne. 2017. "Family Instability, Multipartner Fertility, and Behavior in Middle Childhood." Journal of Marriage and Family, 79(1): 75-93. PMCID: PMC5331486. DOI. Abstract.

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Current PSC Trainee:

Christina Cross.