Family relations and later life; the role of fathers as confidants for teenagers; understanding parenthood
Archived AIFS publications
These publications may be of interest for historical reasons. Because of their age, they do not reflect current research data or AIFS' current research methodologies.
The valuable work of Growing Up in Australia: the Longitudinal Study of Australian Children (LSAC)
The 'fertility crisis' has been the subject of active debate in the past year, and includes issues related to work and family, women's participation in the paid workforce, the ageing of the population, paid maternity leave, child care, the structure of family payments, the environment and the future of immigration.
Marriage, cohabitation and family life; experiences and expectations of older married couples