W. Bradford Wilcox



The wealth of nations begins at home
12 Nov 2018 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: economy, family structure, household, wealth
The savings rate is nearly double in countries with the most two-parent families.


Black men who’ve made it in America
27 Jun 2018 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: economic mobility, marriage, men, race
Some good news from the race front, in which marriage plays a role.


Dads are dispensable: 5 myths about fathers and families
15 Jun 2018 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: family, fatherhood, parenting
A more representative Father's Day snapshot.


For black boys, family structure still matters
4 Apr 2018 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: fathers, poverty, race, single parents
One takeaway from the latest blockbuster study on economic opportunity in America.


Smartphones, drugs and taxes: issues for American families
28 Nov 2017 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: drugs, family, smartphones, taxes
Three highlights from the 2017 American Family Survey.


Marriage makes men better: the economic benefits of settling down
9 Sep 2016 | FEATURES |  
tags: employment, marriage gap, marriage premium
Public policy can't afford to ignore the real benefits of marriage.


How strong families help create prosperous states
26 Oct 2015 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: economics, family structure
For one thing, married men work more.


Around the globe, less marriage = more single parents
9 Oct 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: cohabitation, marriage, World Family Map
More marriage, the more kids living with two parents.


The help low income families need
18 Feb 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: family policy, marriage gap, poverty
Economic measures are important, but so are national efforts to reverse marriage decline.


A dividend Wall Street cannot deliver
12 Oct 2011 | FEATURES |  
tags: demographic dividend, human capital, marriage
The wealth of nations depends in no small part on the health of the family.


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