Frank F. Furstenberg

News

  • Frank Furstenberg (PSC/PARC Research Associate) was quoted in The Atlantic about financial and emotional stressors on modern parents. The article entitled, "Parents Are Sacrificing Their Social Lives on the Altar of Intensive Parenting," discusses the anxiety parents can experience when balancing careers, social lives, and parenting.

  • Frank Furstenberg (PSC/PARC Research Associate) was featured in a Philadelphia Inquirer article about what dating, sex, and marriage will look like post-pandemic.

  • New Population Center Working Paper (PSC/PARC): Sironi, Maria, Nicola Barban, Luca Maria Pesando, and Frank Furstenberg. 2020. "A Sequence-Analysis Approach to the Study of the Transition to Adulthood in Low- and Middle-Income Countries." University of Pennsylvania Population Center Working Paper (PSC/PARC), 2020-48.

Zellerbach Family Professor of Sociology, Emeritus

Ph.D., Sociology, Columbia University, 1967

Research Themes

Videos

  • The Chair on Childhood, Well-being, and Parenting: Frank F. Furstenberg on Family Change in Global Perspective
  • International Seminar on Child Welfare, Parenting Practices, and Family Arrangements: Frank F. Furstenberg on Family Change and Inequality
  • American Sociological Association 109th Annual Meeting: Frank F. Furstenberg on Family Life in Hard Times