Session 165:
Education and Union Formation Across the World

Saturday, April 13
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Napoleon B2
3rd Floor

Chair: Jason Fields, U.S. Census Bureau
Discussant: Christine R. Schwartz, University of Wisconsin-Madison

  1. The Relationship between Education and Patterns of Union Formation in the United States and across EuropeBrienna Perelli-Harris, University of Southampton; Mark J. Lyons-Amos, University of Southampton

  2. Educational Assortative Repartnering after Divorce: A Competing Risks Analysis Using a Large Survey in Flanders (Belgium)Lindsay Theunis, Vrije Universiteit Brussel; Jan Van Bavel, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven

  3. Social Transitions and Changes in Determinants of Marriage Formation -- a Quantitative Study of Chinese UrbanitesJia Yu, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

  4. The Labor of Love: Occupational Education and the Transition to First MarriageDavid McClendon, University of Texas at Austin; Janet Kuo, University of Texas at Austin; Kelly Raley, University of Texas at Austin

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