Professor Robin F. Wilsonís Research Featured in Wall Street Journal

Lexington, VA ē Tuesday, April 01, 2008

Washington and Lee University School of Law Professor Robin Fretwell Wilson's research on professional women opting out of family life was discussed in the Wall Street Journal, and more recently, ABC news.

ABC News, San Francisco - Are successful woman avoiding motherhood?

Prof. Wilson found that female professionals abstain from marriage at double and sometimes nearly triple the rate of men, and when they do marry, they are more likely to get divorced or separated than their male counterparts.

Second year law student Garrett Ledgerwood and Associate Dean for Administration and Technology John Keyser assisted Prof. Wilson with the research and data analysis.

Additional Coverage

NEW! ABC News, San Francisco

Chronicle of Higher Education

ABA Journal

Feminist Law Professors Blog

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

KramerVS Family Law Blog

Massachusetts Divorce and Family Law Blog

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