Wisconsin Family Impact Seminar #2

Single Parenthood and Children’s Well-being

October 6, 1993

Download the Full Report (pdf)
Download the Executive Summary (pdf)

Featured Speakers

Tom Kaplan, Associate Director of the Institute for Research on Poverty, University of Wisconsin-Madison
The Family Structure of Children in Wisconsin

Gary Sandefur, Professor of Sociology and Affiliate, Center for Demography & Ecology and the Institute for Research on Poverty, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Why We Should Be Concerned About Single Parenthood

Hamilton McCubbin, CEO, Kamehameha Schools/Bishop Estate
Promoting Children’s Well-being by Strengthening Families

Daniel Meyer, Professor at the School of Social Work and Affiliate of the Institute for Research on Poverty, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Improving the Economic Security of Single Parent Families

Additional Chapters/Materials

Introduction, by the Wisconsin Family Impact Seminars

Single Parent Households in Wisconsin, by the Wisconsin Family Impact Seminars

What are the Effects for Children?, by the Wisconsin Family Impact Seminars

Why Single Parenthood Affects Children, by the Wisconsin Family Impact Seminars

Policy Implications, by the Wisconsin Family Impact Seminars