Effects of the timing of marriage and first birth of the spacing of subsequent births

@article{Marini1981EffectsOT,
  title={Effects of the timing of marriage and first birth of the spacing of subsequent births},
  author={Margaret Mooney Marini and Peter J. Hodsdon},
  journal={Demography},
  year={1981},
  volume={18},
  pages={529-548}
}
Analyzing data from a fifteen-year follow-up survey of high school students originally surveyed in 1957–58 and resurveyed in 1973–74, this paper examines the effects of the timing of marriage and first birth on subsequent child spacing, holding constant the effects of other variables that may be sources of spuriousness. The results suggest that age at first… CONTINUE READING