Changing compatibility of cohabitation and childbearing between young British women born in 1958 and 1970.

@article{Steele2006ChangingCO,
  title={Changing compatibility of cohabitation and childbearing between young British women born in 1958 and 1970.},
  author={Fiona Steele and Heather E. Joshi and Constantinos Kallis and Harvey Goldstein},
  journal={Population studies},
  year={2006},
  volume={60 2},
  pages={137-52}
}
We investigate the effect of parenthood on whether non-marital unions led to marriage or parting for two cohorts of British women when they were aged between 16 and 29. We compare the effect of conceptions leading to births and the presence and characteristics of children on the odds that a cohabitation was dissolved, or that it was converted to marriage, for women born in 1958 and 1970. A multilevel, multiprocess, competing-risks model allows for multiple cohabitation per woman and endogeneity… CONTINUE READING

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