Steinmetz, S., & Fischer, M. M. (forthcoming). Surveying LGB Couples in a Probabilistic Way – An Example from The Netherlands. Journal of Statistics. 

Fischer, M. M. & Steinmetz, S. (2018). Designing a Sampling Frame for Same-sex Couples and Families: The Unions in Context (UNICON) study. In SAGE Research Methods Cases, 2018. DOI 10.4135/9781526440716. Full text here.

Fischer, M. M., Kalmijn, M. & Steinmetz, S. (2017). Design, content and questionnaire of the UNICON study: Lesbian, gay and heterosexual couples and families in the Netherlands. Research report. University of Amsterdam, the Netherlands. DOI 10.13140/RG.2.2.27132.44166. Full text here.

Fischer, M. M., Kalmijn, M. & Steinmetz, S. (2016). Does tolerance matter? A study of same-sex unions and well-being in nine European countries. European Societies. DOI 10.1080/14616696.2016.1207793.  Full text here.

Fischer, M. M. (2016). Identifying same-sex couples in cross-national survey data: a comparison of same-sex couples’ demographic and socio-economic traits in six European countries. In R Meuleman, G Kraaykamp & M Wittenberg (Eds.), Nederland in context: verschillen en overeenkomsten (pp. 50-79). Den Haag: DANS. Full text here.

Elffers, L., Van de Werfhorst, H. & Fischer, M. M. (2015). De invloed van het verkorten van de heterogene brugperiode op leerprestaties, burgerschap, en motivatie: een quasi-experimentele case study [Effects of reducing the period of mixed ability grouping in secondary education on cognitive, civic and motivational outcomes: a quasiexperimental case study]. Pedagogische Studien, 92(6), 413-433. Full text here.


Work in progress

Fischer, M. M., Kalmijn, M. & Steinmetz, S. The Social Integration of Lesbians, Gay Men and Bisexuals: Exploring the Role of the Municipal Context. Under review at an international peer-reviewed journal. Request working paper.

Fischer M. M., The Personal Networks of Lesbian Women and Gay Men: Results from Recent Probability Sample Data in The Netherlands. Under review at an international peer-reviewed journal. Request working paper.

Fischer, M. M. & LeBlanc, A. Mental Health and Connectedness to the LGBT Community: A Dyadic Analysis of Same-Sex Couples in the US. In progress.  Request working paper.

Fischer, M. M., Kalmijn, M. & Steinmetz, S. Social Integration and its Link with Tolerance of Homosexuality: Evidence from a Cross-national Study in 28 European Countries and Israel. In progress.  Request working paper.