Sara Wakefield

Learn More
Contemporary youth typically experience considerable floundering and uncertainty in their transition from school to work. This paper examines patterns of schooling and working during adolescence and the transition to adulthood that hasten or delay an important subjective marker of transition to adulthood: acquiring a job that is recognized as a "career." We(More)
  • Sheri Meland, Shauna Morimoto, Sara Wakefield, Judith A Seltzer, Nora Cate Schaeffer
  • 2001
Schwartz (UCLA). Administrative data used were constructed under the supervision of Patricia Brown, CSDE Data Manager; survey data are from the Survey of Wisconsin Works Families, Margaret Krecker, Survey Manager. Steven Cook provided expert help with administrative data on child support payments and many last-minute questions. Children have both material(More)
  • 1