June 29, 2015 A file with genetic data on focal children and their biological mothers, collected during the in-home assessments at the 9-year follow-up wave, is now available through our restricted data use contract process.
March 4, 2015 A contextual characteristics file with Census tract-level data that correspond to the current residence of respondents at each wave (including Years 5 & 9) is now available through our restricted data use contract process.
We are looking forward to the Fragile Families Summer Data Workshop which will be held at Columbia University from June 15-17, 2016. Check back for details.
Fragile Families PIs and researchers presented a session on Families with Children in the Great Recession at Dublin’s Society for Longitudinal and Life Course Studies Conference on Tuesday October 20.
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Fragile Families Working Group seminars are open to Princeton and Columbia University graduate students and faculty. Click here for the Fall 2015 semester schedule.
2015-02-FF "Using the Fragile Families and Child Wellbeing Study in Life Course Health Development Research" by Amanda Geller, Kate Jaeger, and Garrett Pace
2015-01-FF "The Impact of Contextual Family Risks on Prisoners' Children's Behavioural Outcomes and the Potential Protective Role of Family Functioning Moderators" by Lucy Markson, Michael Lamb, and Friedrich Losel
2014-09-FF "An Epidemiological Study of Children's Exposure to Violence in the Fragile Families Study" by Sara McLanahan, Thema Bryant-Davis, Caroline Holcombe, Sarah James, Tyonna Adams and Anthea Gray
2014-08-FF "Punished for their Fathers: School Discipline Among Children of the Prison Boom" by Wade Jacobsen
2014-07-FF "Nonresident Fathers’ Involvement after a Nonmarital Birth: Exploring Differences by Race/Ethnicity" by Calvina Ellerbe, Jerrett Jones and Marcia Carlson