Session 139:
Cohabitation and Marriage

Saturday, March 31
8:30 AM - 10:15 AM
9th floor

Chair: Elizabeth Cooksey, Ohio State University
Discussant: Shannon E. Cavanagh, University of Texas at Austin

  1. Family Boundary Ambiguity and the Measurement of Family Structure: The Significance of CohabitationSusan L. Brown, Bowling Green State University; Wendy D. Manning, Bowling Green State University

  2. Marital Expectations among Cohabiting Men and WomenJessica A. Cohen, Bowling Green State University

  3. Social Distance and Relationship ProgressionSharon Sassler, Cornell University; Kara Joyner, Cornell University

  4. Mine is Yours: Expense Sharing in Married and Cohabiting HouseholdsCatharine H. Warner, University of Maryland

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