Torkild Hovde Lyngstad's web page


I do social research, mainly within the fields of family sociology, demography, and criminology. Here you will only find a clickable list of papers that has been published in peer-reviewed journals and some other stuff (link). You can also check out my Google Scholar profile (link).

Publications in international peer-reviewed journals

  1. Hart, Rannveig, Elina Vinberg, Torkild Hovde Lyngstad (2017) "Children and union dissolution across four decades: Evidence from Norway", forthcoming in European Sociological Review.
  2. Syse, Astri and Torkild Hovde Lyngstad (2017) "In sickness and in health: The role of marital partners in cancer survival", SSM - Population Health, 3: 99-110. (journal article)
  3. Evensen, Miriam, Torkild Hovde Lyngstad, Ole Melkevik, Arnstein Mykletun (2016) "Adolescent mental health and earnings inequalities in adulthood: evidence from the Young-HUNT Study", Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health. (journal article)
  4. Evensen, Miriam, Torkild Hovde Lyngstad, Ole Melkevik, Arnstein Mykletun (2016) "The Role of Internalizing and Externalizing Problems in Adolescence for Adult Educational Attainment: Evidence from Sibling Comparisons", European Sociological Review (journal article).
  5. Riise, Birgitte Sande, Lars Dommermuth, and Torkild Hovde Lyngstad (2016) "Intergenerational transmission of age at first birth in Norway", European Societies, 18(1), 47-69. doi: 10.1080/14616696.2016.1141304 (journal article)
  6. Lyngstad, Torkild Hovde and Torbjørn Skardhamar (2015) "Family formation and crime: What role for the family network?", Advances in Life Course Research 28: 41–51. (journal article).
  7. Skardhamar, Torbjørn, Jukka Savolainen, and Torkild Hovde Lyngstad (2015) "A review of the marriage-crime literature", Crime & Justice 44: 385-557.(journal article)
  8. Skardhamar, Torbjørn, Christian W. Monsbakken, Torkild Hovde Lyngstad (2014) "Crime and the transition to marriage: The role of the spouse’s criminal involvement", British Journal of Criminology 54(3): 411-427. (journal article)
  9. Sigle-Rushton, Wendy, Torkild Hovde Lyngstad, Patrick Lie Andersen, and Øystein Kravdal (2014) "Proceed with caution? Parents' union dissolution and children's educational achievements", Journal of Marriage and Family 76(1): 161-174. (journal article).
  10. Cooke, Lynn P., et al., Torkild Hovde Lyngstad (2013) "Labor and Love: Wives' Employment and Divorce Risk in its Socio-Political Context", Social Politics 20(4): 482-509. (journal article)
  11. Lyngstad, Torkild Hovde (2013) "Bereavement and Divorce: Are parents who lost a child more likely to split up?", Family Science 4(1): 79-86. (journal article).
  12. Lyngstad, Torkild Hovde and Torbjørn Skardhamar (2013) "Changes in Criminal Offending around the Time of Marriage", Journal of Research in Crime and Delinquency 50(4): 608-615. (journal article)
  13. Monsbakken, Christian W., Torkild Hovde Lyngstad, and Torbjørn Skardhamar (2013) "Crime and the transition to parenthood", British Journal of Criminology 53(1): 129-148. (journal article)
  14. Kravdal, Øystein, Emily Grundy, Torkild Hovde Lyngstad, and Kenneth Aarskaug Wiik (2012) "Family life history and late mid-life mortality in Norway", Population and Development Review 38(2): 237-257. (journal article)
  15. Elstad, Jon Ivar, Rita Torstensrud, Torkild Hovde Lyngstad, and Øystein Kravdal (2012) "Trends in educational inequalities in mortality, seven types of cancers, Norway 1971-2002", European Journal of Public Health 22(6): 771-776. (journal article).
  16. Syse, Astri, Torkild Hovde Lyngstad, and Øystein Kravdal (2011) "Is mortality after childhood cancer dependent on social or economic resources of parents? A population-based study", International Journal of Cancer. (journal article)
  17. Lyngstad, Torkild Hovde (2011) "Does Community Context Have an Important Impact on Divorce Risk? A Fixed-Effects Study of Twenty Norwegian Marriage Cohorts", European Journal of Population 27(1): 57-77. (journal article)
  18. Lyngstad, Torkild Hovde and Torbjørn Skardhamar (2011) "Nordic Register Data and their Untapped Potential for Criminological Knowledge", Crime and Justice-A Review of Research 40. (journal article).
  19. Lyngstad, Torkild Hovde, Turid Noack, and Per Arne Tufte (2011) "Pooling of economic resources: A comparison of married and cohabiting Norwegian couples", European Sociological Review 27(5): 624-635. (journal article)
  20. Lyngstad, Torkild Hovde and Marika Jalovaara (2010) "A review of the antecedents of union dissolution", Demographic Research 23(10): 257-292. (journal article).
  21. Lyngstad, Torkild Hovde and Torbjørn Skardhamar (2010) "Does research on marriage and crime have policy implications?", European Journal of Criminology 7(3): 235-238. (journal article).
  22. Syse, Astri, Jon Håvard Loge, and Torkild Hovde Lyngstad (2010) "Does cancer in a child affect parental divorce rates? A population-based study", Journal of Clinical Oncology 28(5): 872-877. (journal article)
  23. Lyngstad, Torkild Hovde and Alexia Prskawetz (2010) "Do siblings' fertility decisions influence each other?", Demography 47(3): 923-934. (journal article).
  24. Lyngstad, Torkild Hovde and Henriette Engelhardt (2009) "The influence of sex and age at parents' divorce on the intergenerational transmission of divorce, Norwegian first marriages 1980-1999", Population Studies 63(2): 173-185. (journal article).
  25. Bernhardt, Eva, Turid Noack, and Torkild Hovde Lyngstad (2008) "Shared housework in Norway and Sweden: Advancing the gender revolution ", Journal of European Social Policy 18(3) 275-288. (journal article)
  26. Poortman, Anne-Rigt and Torkild Hovde Lyngstad (2007) "Dissolution risks in first- and higher-order marital and cohabiting unions, Social Science Research 36(4): 1431-1446. (journal article).
  27. Lyngstad, Torkild Hovde (2006) "Why do Couples with Highly Educated Parents have Higher Divorce Rates?", European Sociological Review 22(1): 49-60. (journal article).
  28. Kitterød, Ragni Hege and Torkild Hovde Lyngstad (2005) "Diary versus questionnaire information on time spent on housework: The case of Norway", electronic International Journal of Time Use Research 2(1): 13-32. (journal article).
  29. Lyngstad, Torkild Hovde (2004) "The Impact of Parents' and Spouses' Education on Divorce Rates in Norway", Demographic Research 10(5): 122-142 (journal article).
  30. Brunborg, Helge, Torkild Hovde Lyngstad, and Henrik Urdal (2003) "Accounting for genocide: How many were killed in Srebrenica?", European Journal of Population 19(3): 129-144 (journal article).

Publications in national peer-reviewed journals

  1. Hart, Rannveig Kaldager, and Torkild Hovde Lyngstad (2016) "Individualiserte livsløp?-Et sekvensanalytisk blikk på samlivene til norske menn og kvinner født 1927–1966." Tidsskrift for samfunnsforskning 56(2): 135-166.
  2. Brandsar, Torgeir, and Torkild Hovde Lyngstad (2014) "Transaksjonsdata fra sosiale medier", Tidsskrift for Samfunnsforskning 2014(1): 92-108.
  3. Tufte, Per Arne, Gunn E. Birkelund, Torkild Hovde Lyngstad (2011) "Agent-basert simulering: en del av sosiologiens verktøykasse", Tidsskrift for Samfunnsforskning.
  4. Lyngstad, Torkild Hovde (2009) "Fri flyt av kapital? En kommentar til begrepsbruk i sosiologi og annen samfunnsvitenskap", Sosiologisk tidsskrift 2009(3): 261-269.
  5. Lyngstad, Torkild Hovde, and Turid Noack (2005) "Vil de velge bort familien? En analyse av unge nordmenns fruktbarhets- og ekteskapsintensjoner", Tidsskrift for Velferdsforskning 8(3): 120-134.

Papers under review or in progress

  1. Lillehagen, Mats and Torkild Hovde Lyngstad (2014) "Immigrants' preferences for children's sex" Revisions req by Population Studies. (ssrn paper)
  2. Rønneberg, Leiv Tore Salte, Torkild Hovde Lyngstad, and Juho Härkönen (2014) "Nationalist bias in sports performance evaluations" Revisions req. by Journal of Sport Management.
  3. Lyngstad, Torkild Hovde, Kenneth Wiik and Turid Noack (2009) "Fertility intentions across four decades", Under review.
  4. Dalgard, Anne Berit, and Torkild Hovde Lyngstad (2014) "Sønner, døtre og ekteskap: En registerbasert analyse av betydningen av barns kjønn for familiedemografisk atferd." In progress.

Edited volumes & journal issues