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    • Mothers but not wives: The increasing lag between nonmarital births and marriage 

      Gibson Davis, CM (Journal of Marriage and Family, 2011-02-01)
      This study analyzed trends in marital behavior for unwed mothers who gave birth between 1960 and 2004. With nationally representative data on 15,353 White and Black unmarried mothers, results indicated that mothers who gave ...
    • The effect of the WIC program on the health of newborns. 

      Foster, EM; Jiang, M; Gibson Davis, CM (Health Serv Res, 2010-08)
      OBJECTIVE: To determine the effect of the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) on birth outcomes. DATA SOURCE: The Child Development Supplement (CDS) of the Panel Study of Income ...
    • The Role of Pre- and Postconception Relationships for First-Time Parents 

      Rackin, H; Gibson Davis, CM (Journal of Marriage and Family, 2012-06-01)
      Using data from the National Longitudinal Survey of Youth 1997, a nationally representative cohort of young adults, the authors analyzed relationship type at the time of a first birth (N = 4,044). More than 10% of births ...