Research papers and reports

Substantial, in-depth reporting of AIFS research.

Understanding parenting disputes after separation

Lawrie Moloney, Bruce Smyth, Nick Richardson and Sally Capper
Research Report No. 36 — August 2016

Explores the behaviour of separated parents by exploring the psychology of post-separation parental disputes and then interrogating three data sets.

Understanding parenting disputes after separation

The economic consequences of divorce in six OECD countries

David de Vaus, Matthew Gray, Lixia Qu and David Stanton
Research Report No. 31 — March 2015

Estimates for men and women are derived from longitudinal data from Australia, Germany, Korea, Switzerland, the United Kingdom, and the United States

The economic consequences of divorce in six OECD countries

Family law court filings 2004-05 to 2012-13

Rae Kaspiew, Lawrie Moloney, Jessie Dunstan and John De Maio
Research Report No. 30 — February 2015

This report analyses trends in family law court filings over a nine year period between 2004-05 and 2012-13

Family law court filings 2004-05 to 2012-13

The Stronger Families in Australia (SFIA) Study: Phase 2

Ben Edwards, Killian Mullan, Ilan Katz and Daryl J. Higgins
Research Report No. 29 — September 2014

Presents a medium- to long-term evaluation of the impact of the Communities for Children (CfC) initiative on child, family, and community outcomes

The Stronger Families in Australia Study: Phase 2

Access to early childhood education in Australia

Jennifer Baxter and Kelly Hand
Research Report No. 24 — April 2013

AIFS research undertaken to identify gaps in access to and participation in preschool programs by Australian children in the year before school

Access to early childhood education in Australia

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