Jennifer Barber


Department of Sociology, Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan

NLS user since 2000

  • Barber, Jennifer S. and Patricia East. 2011. "Children’s Experiences after the Unintended Birth of a Sibling." Demography 48:101-126.
  • Barber, Jennifer S. and Patricia East. 2009. "Home and Parenting Resources Available to Siblings Depending on Their Birth Intention Status." Child Development, 80(3):921–939.
Why I chose NLS data

The unmatched intensive longitudinal data on child development was invaluable to my research on the consequences of unintended births for older (existing) siblings.