Session 181:
Family Structure, Homogamy, and Economic Inequality

Saturday, May 3
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Tremont
1st Floor

Chair: Christine Percheski, Northwestern University
Discussant: Florencia Torche, New York University (NYU)

  1. Educational Homogamy and Income Differentiation across EuropeMieke C. W. Eeckhaut, University of California, Los Angeles; Maria A. Stanfors, Lund University

  2. Educational Assortative Mating and Inequality in IsraelEfrat Herzberg Druker, Tel Aviv University; Haya Stier, Tel Aviv University

  3. The Growing Economic Resemblance of Spouses: Changes in Assortative Mating or the Division of Labor in Marriage?Pilar Gonalons Pons, University of Wisconsin-Madison; Christine R. Schwartz, University of Wisconsin-Madison

  4. Changing Family Structure and Impacts on Income Distribution: The Swift Demographic Transition in BrazilAlexandre Gori Maia, Universidade Estadual de Campinas (UNICAMP); Camila Sakamoto, Universidade Estadual de Campinas (UNICAMP)

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