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Emma Mustich

What It's Really Like To Be A Female Breadwinner

HuffingtonPost.com | Emma Mustich | Posted 08.22.2013 | Parents

Izzy Chan has seen the statistics. Women are now breadwinners in 40 percent of households with children. When a woman is the primary earner in a re...

Dear Fox Business: Nature's Calling

David Trumble | Posted 07.31.2013 | Media
David Trumble

2013-05-31-DavidTrumblelouddobbs Watching a collection of supposed experts trying to positively align the idealised (and increasingly narrow) vision of a conservative "nuclear family" and the natural world should be funny, but instead it's just deeply worrying.

What 40% Of U.S. Households Now Have In Common

Posted 05.30.2013 | Divorce

Moms are bringing home the bacon. According to a new report from the Pew Research Center, a record number of mothers are the breadwinners in U.S. h...

What High-Earning Women Still Have To Deal With

Nina Bahadur | Posted 03.13.2013 | Women

We hear it every day: Women are more professionally and financially successful than they've ever been, but society hasn't entirely made peace with tha...

Most Women Would Rather Be This Than a Housewife

Lisa Wade | Posted 03.31.2013 | Women
Lisa Wade

The vast majority of young people desire an egalitarian marriage in which both partners share breadwinning, housekeeping, and child rearing. In practice, however, egalitarian relationships are difficult to establish.

What Happens When Women Earn More?

Slate XX | Posted 09.11.2012 | Women

The following story is adapted from Hanna Rosin’s new book, The End of Men: and the Rise of Women, which comes out today. For much of history, th...

Pew Report: Thank Your Wives, You Lucky Bastards

Christine Whelan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Christine Whelan

The report boils down to some practical advice for men: Find a college-educated young lady and get her to marry you. She's not only brightening your world, she's making it quite a bit richer, too.

Shriver Report: Get Married, Have Kids, Then We'll Speak to Your Issues

Bella DePaulo | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Bella DePaulo

I'll highlight some remarkable and conventional-wisdom-defying findings from the report that were published but never headlined.

Marriage-Saving Research For The Holidays

Christine Whelan | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Christine Whelan

The recession has taken a toll on American families, but research suggests that there may be a silver lining: Understanding the link between money and marriage might help us make better choices.