The Nonmarital Childbearing Network

The Intersection Between Childbearing and Union Status


ESRC Centre for Population Change Workshop: "Cohabitation trends, policies and practices: Situating the United Kingdom in an international perspective".
February 6, 2015, Local Government Association office, London, UK.

Agenda of the Workshop
The diversity of cohabitation: Who cohabits? And why?

"Cohabitation trends, policies and practices: Situating the United Kingdom in an     international perspective". Brienna Perelli-Harris, University of Southampton. [Presentation]

"Towards a new understanding of cohabitation: Insights from focus group research across Europe and Australia." Brienna Perelli-Harris, Monika Mynarska, Ann Berrington, Caroline Berghammer, Ann Evans, Olga Isupova, Renske Keizer, Andreas Klaerner, Trude Lappegård, Daniele Vignoli. Demographic Research 2014, 31(34): 1043-1078.

"Understanding the role of cohabitation in the UK". Ann Berrington, University of Southampton. [Presentation]

"Cohabitation trends and patterns in the UK." Ann Berrington and Juliet Stone, University of Southampton. [Report]

"Commitment and the changing sequence of cohabitation, childbearing and marriage: insights from qualitative research in the UK." Ann Berrington, Brienna Perelli-Harris and Paulina Trevena. [Working draft]

Family changes in the UK: Insights from relationship support services

"Relationships, Recession and Recovery". Chris Sherwood, Relate. [Presentation]

"Separation and couples’ access to mediation". Jane Robey, National Family Mediation. [Presentation] [Notes]

The legal rights of cohabitants in the UK and abroad

"Cohabitants and their rights in the United Kingdom". Anne Barlow, University of Exeter. [Presentation]

"The increase in cohabitation and the role of marital status in family policies. A comparison of 12 European countries". Nora Sánchez Gassen and Brienna Perelli-Harris, University of Southampton. [Presentation]