From Why Marriage Matters, 2nd Edition.
Among the research findings summarized by the report are:
About ChildrenParental divorce reduces the likelihood that children will graduate from college, and achieve high-status jobs.
About MenMarried men earn between 10 and 40 percent more than single men with similar education and job histories.
About WomenMarried mothers have lower rates of depression than single or cohabiting mothers.
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Via Dr. Amy Fuller