[This is a dictionary of methodologies which I think might be useful. To me at any rate. It would be better to use a wiki but I can't quite be bothered setting one up. To be expanded as I go along].
Event history analysis: A type of statistical analysis used to longitudinal quantitative analysis in the social sciences. Tracks determinants of behaviour over time. Context: Used to analyse how relationship stability and decisions to have more children are affected by men's share in domestic work, women's employment and women's attitudes in Schober, P. (2012). Gender equality and outsourcing of domestic work, childbearing, and relationship stability among British couples. Journal of Family Issues. Retrieved from http://www.genet.ac.uk/workpapers/GeNet2010p41.pdf