Session 153:
Union Formation among Disadvantaged Populations

Saturday, March 31
10:30 AM - 12:15 PM
9th floor

Chair: Lori Kowaleski-Jones, University of Utah
Discussant: Maria Kefalas, Saint Joseph's University

  1. Is There an Economic Bar for Marriage? Socioeconomic Status Differentials and Implications for Marriage Promotion PoliciesJennifer Holland, University of Wisconsin at Madison

  2. The Association between the Underground Economy and Fathers' Marital BehaviorChristina M. Gibson-Davis, Duke University

  3. Incarceration, Marital Uncertainty, and the Transition to Marriage among New ParentsBryan L. Sykes, University of California, Berkeley

  4. Assortative Mating among Unmarried Parents with a Newborn: Differences by Marital Transition after ChildbirthShirley H. Liu, University of Miami

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