Grandchild, grandparent, and parent coresidence from 1970 to 1990: structural factors affecting state patterns.

@article{Hill2006GrandchildGA,
  title={Grandchild, grandparent, and parent coresidence from 1970 to 1990: structural factors affecting state patterns.},
  author={Twyla J Hill},
  journal={International journal of aging & human development},
  year={2006},
  volume={62 2},
  pages={117-42}
}
  • Twyla J Hill
  • Published 2006 in
    International journal of aging & human…
This study analyzes structural forces affecting state patterns of parental presence within grandparent-grandchild coresidence by testing demographic, social change, policy environment, and social problems models. The project combines published state-level data with the 1970, 1980, and 1990 Census Public Use Microdata Samples. While factors differentially affect the proportion of children living in each household structure, coresidence seems to be encouraged by social contexts in which people… CONTINUE READING