Healthy Relationships Utah


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Project-Specific Research

National Research

Work-Family Life Research

  • Adler-Baeder, F., Shirer, K., & Bradford, A. (2007). What’s love got to do with it? The role of healthy couple relationships and marriages in promoting child, family, and community well-being. The Forum for Family and Consumer Issues, 12(1). Retrieved from
  • Bookwala, J. (2005). The role of marital quality in physical health during the mature years. Journal of Aging and Health, 17(1),85-104.
  • Cornwell, C., & Rupert, P. (1997). Unobservable individual effects, marriage and the earnings of young men. Economic Inquiry, 35(2), 285-294.
  • El-Sheikh, M., Buckhalt, J. A., Mize, J., & Acebo, C. (2006). Marital conflict and disruption of children’s sleep. Child Development, 77(1), 31-43.
  • Forthofer, M. S., Markman, H. J., Cox, M., Stanley, S., & Kessler, R. C. (1996). Associations between marital distress and work loss in a national sample. Journal of Marriage and the Family, 58(3), 597-605.
  • Gray, J. S., & Vanderhart, M. J. (2000). On the determination of wages: Does marriage matter? In L. J. Waite, C. Bachrach, M. Hindin, E. Thomson, & A. Thornton (Eds.), The ties that bind: Perspectives on marriage and cohabitation (pp. 356-367). New York, NY: Aldine De Grutyer.
  • Gerard, J. M., Krishnakumar, A., & Buehler, C. (2006). Marital conflict, parent-child relations, and youth maladjustment: A longitudinal investigation of spillover effects. Journal of Family Issues, 27(7), 951-975.
  • Kiecolt-Glaser, J. K., & Newton, T. L. (2001). Marriage and health: His and hers. Psychological Bulletin, 127(4), 472-503.
  • Lupton, J., & Smith, J. P. (2002). Marriage, assets, and savings. In S. Grossbard-Shechtman (Ed.), Marriage and the economy: Theory and evidence from advanced industrial societies (pp. 129-152). Cambridge, Mass.: Cambridge University Press.
  • Markman, H. J., Myrick, J., & Pregulman, M. A. (2006). Marriage education in the workplace. Journal of Employee Assistance, 36(3), 12-15.
  • Mueller, R. E. (2005). The effect of marital dissolution on the labour supply of males and females: Evidence from Canada. Journal of Socio-Economics, 34(6), 787-809.
  • Scafidi, B. (2008).The taxpayer costs of divorce and unwed childbearing: First-ever estimates for the nation and for all fifty states. New York, NY: Institute for American Values.
  • Schramm, D. G. (2006). Individual and social costs of divorce in Utah. Journal of Family and Economic Issues 27(1), 133-151.
  • Waite, L. J. (1995). Does marriage matter? Demography, 32(4), 483–507.

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