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Professor John Ermisch Emeritus Professor, University of Essex

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Research Interests

Research on the economics of the family; including intergenerational transfers, the economics of household formation and housing economics. Directs and undertakes research on interactions between demographic and economic behaviour


Displaying publications 16 - 22 of 22 in total

  1. Partnership formation and dissolution in Great Britain

    John Ermisch and Marco Francesconi

    1. Households
    2. Family Formation And Dissolution
    3. Social Behaviour
  2. Increasing complexity of family relationships: lifetime experience of single motherhood and stepfamilies in Great Britain

    John Ermisch and Marco Francesconi

    1. Lone Parents
    2. Households
  3. Surprises and housing tenure decisions

    John Ermisch and Pamela Di Salvo

    1. Households
    2. Housing Market
  4. Analysis of leaving the parental home and returning to it using panel data

    John Ermisch

    1. Demography
    2. Households
    3. Income Dynamics
  5. Model of the dynamics of housing tenure choice

    Pamela Di Salvo and John Ermisch

    1. Labour Market
    2. Housing Market
  6. Premarital cohabitation, childbearing and the creation of one parent families -working paper-

    John Ermisch

    1. Social Structure
    2. Lone Parents
    3. Households
    4. Childbearing: Fertility
  7. Economic analysis of the leaving home decision: theory and a dynamic econometric model

    John Ermisch and Pamela Di Salvo

    1. Households
    2. Income Dynamics


Displaying media publications 331 - 345 of 351 in total

  1. One in five 'will never marry'

  2. Changing recipes for a happy family

  3. The couples living together....apart

  4. Seperate togetherness

  5. The sad state of marriage in Britain

  6. Why couples say 'I don't'

  7. Marriage out

  8. One in five young people will never marry

  9. Marriage not an option

  10. One in five will never marry as more simply live together

  11. Love is in the air

  12. One in five will never marry

  13. One in five will never marry

  14. Relief for some but not mums

  15. Don't blame Nigella if you feel inferior

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