Simons, L.G., Sutton, T.E., Shannon, S., & Berg, M. Gibbons, F.X. (in press). The cost of being cool: How adolescent pseudomature behavior maps onto adult behaviors. Journal of Youth and Adolescence.
Simons, L.G., Wickrama, K.A.S., Lee, T.K., Landers-Potts, M., Cutrona, C. & Conger, R. (2016). Testing family stress and family investment explanations for conduct problems among African American adolescents. Journal of Marriage and Family.
Simons, L.G., Sutton, T. E., Gibbons, F.X., Murry, V.M., Simons, R.L. (2016). Mechanisms that link parenting practices to adolescents’ risky sexual behavior: A test of six competing theories. Journal of Youth and Adolescence, 45, 255-270.
Simons, L.G., Simons, R.L., Landor, A.M., Bryant, C.M. & Beach, S.R.H. (2014). Identifying links between childhood parenting experiences and adult romantic relationships. Journal of Family Psychology, 28, 368-379.
Simons, L.G., Su, X. and Simons, R.L. (2013). Consequences of corporal punishment for African Americans: The importance of context and outcome. Journal of Youth and Adolescence, 42, 1273-1285.
Simons, L.G., Burt, C.H., & Tambling, R. (2013). Identifying mediators for the influence of family factors on risky sexual behavior. Journal of Child and Family Studies, 22: 460-470.
Simons, L.G., Simons, R.L., Lei, M. K., Fincham, F., & Hancock, D.L. (2012). Parental warmth amplifies the effect of parental hostility on dating violence. Journal of Interpersonal Violence,13: 2603-2626.
Simons, L.G., Simons, R.L., Lei, M.K., Sutton, T.E. (2012). Exposure to harsh parenting and pornography as explanations for males’ sexual coercion and females’ sexual victimization. Violence and Victims, 3: 378-395.
Simons, L.G. (2010). Families and Crime. In J.M. Miller (Ed.), 21st Century Criminology (pp. 66-76). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.
Simons, L.G., Burt, C.H., & Peterson, F.R. (2009). The effect of religiosity on risky sexual behaviors among college students. Deviant Behavior, 30: 467-485.
Simons, L. G. & Burt, C.H., & Simons, R.L. (2008). A test of explanations for the effect of harsh parenting on the perpetration of dating violence and sexual coercion among college males.Violence and Victims, 23: 66-82.
Simons, L. G., Granberg, E., Chen, Y., Simons, R.L., Conger, R.D., Brody, G.H., & Murry, V.M. (2008). Differences between European Americans and African Americans in the association between child obesity and disrupted parenting. Journal of Comparative Family Studies, 39: 589-610.
Simons, L. G. & Conger, R.D. (2007). Linking gender differences in parenting to a typology of family parenting styles and adolescent developmental outcomes. Journal of Family Issues, 28: 212-241.
Simons, L. G., Chen, Y., Simons, R.L., Cutrona C., & Brody, G.H. (2006). Parental behavior and child conduct problems in different types of households. Journal of Family Issues, 27: 777-802.
Simons, R. L., Simons, L.G., & Wallace, L. (2005). Families, Delinquency & Crime: Linking Society’s Most Basic Institution to Antisocial Behavior. New York, NY: Oxford University Press.
Simons, L. G., Simons, R.L., Lin, K. & Conger, R.D. (2004). Identifying the mechanisms whereby family religiosity influences the probability of adolescent antisocial behavior. Journal of Comparative Family Studies, 35: 547-63.
Simons, L. G., Simons, R. L., Conger, R.D. & Brody, G.H. (2003). Collective socialization and child conduct problems: A multi-level analysis with African Americans. Youth and Society, 35: 267-292.