Family Formation Trajectories in Romania , the Russian Federation and France : Towards the Second Demographic Transition ?

@inproceedings{Potrc2013FamilyFT,
  title={Family Formation Trajectories in Romania , the Russian Federation and France : Towards the Second Demographic Transition ?},
  author={Gina Pot{\^a}rcă and Melinda Mills and Laurent Lesnard},
  year={2013}
}
This study examines family formation trajectories as a manifestation of the second demographic transition (SDT) in three countries, comparing and contrasting two post-socialist countries (Romania and the Russian Federation) with France as benchmark country advanced in the SDT. By examining combined partnership and fertility sequences and transcending the mainly descriptive nature of trajectory-based studies, the current study expands our knowledge by including key explanatory factors, such as… CONTINUE READING