T his paper examines the link between a supplier's marketing and service operations and its business cus-tomers' subsequent repatronage behavior. We develop a dynamic model of service contract renewal for an individual firm, at the contract level, recognizing interdependencies among service contract renewal decisions due to the firm's purchase of multiple… (More)
Objectives—This report presents national estimates of the duration of first and second marriages for women 15–44 years of age in 1995. National estimates of the probability of divorce given separation and of the probability of remarriage given divorce are also presented. Methods—The life-table estimates are based on a nationally representative sample of… (More)
OBJECTIVE This report presents the development, plan, and operation of the National Survey of Adoptive Parents (NSAP), a module of the State and Local Area Integrated Telephone Survey conducted by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's National Center for Health Statistics. NSAP was designed to produce national estimates of the characteristics,… (More)
OBJECTIVE This report presents estimates of the proportion of children who have experienced selected adverse family events by the number of biological parents in the household, with a focus on comparisons among subgroups of children in nonparental care defined by caregiver type. DATA SOURCES Data were drawn from the 2011-2012 National Survey of Children's… (More)
OBJECTIVE This report presents the development, plan, and operation of the National Survey of Adoptive Parents of Children with Special Health Care Needs (NSAP-SN), a module of the State and Local Area Integrated Telephone Survey conducted by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's National Center for Health Statistics. The survey was designed to… (More)
These tables report the results of analyses conducted by staff of the Special Population Surveys Branch of the Division of Health Interview Statistics, National Center for Health Statistics. All estimates are subject to sampling variability, as well as survey design flaws, respondent classification and reporting errors, and data processing mistakes.