Job displacement among single mothers: effects on children's outcomes in young adulthood.

@article{Brand2014JobDA,
  title={Job displacement among single mothers: effects on children's outcomes in young adulthood.},
  author={Jennie E. Brand and Juli Simon Thomas},
  journal={AJS; American journal of sociology},
  year={2014},
  volume={119 4},
  pages={955-1001}
}
Given the recent era of economic upheaval, studying the effects of job displacement has seldom been so timely and consequential. Despite a large literature associating displacement with worker well-being, relatively few studies focus on the effects of parental displacement on child well-being, and fewer still focus on implications for children of single-parent households. Moreover, notwithstanding a large literature on the relationship between single motherhood and children's outcomes, research… CONTINUE READING