Session 215:
Divorce: Causes and Consequences

Saturday, April 13
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Napoleon A1
3rd Floor

Chair: Shelly J. Lundberg, University of California, Santa Barbara
Discussant: Seth Sanders, Duke University

  1. Do Gender-Neutral Custody Laws Increase the Likelihood of Divorce?Yang Chen, Ohio State University

  2. Gender Roles and Family Stability: The Influence of a More Active Father’s Role on Divorce Risk in the Nordic CountriesAnn-Zofie Duvander, Stockholm University; Trude Lappegård, Statistics Norway; Mats Johansson, Swedish Social Insurance Inspectorate

  3. Applying a Multiple Equilibrium Framework to Divorce Risks in Western Germany, Britain and the U.S.Gosta Esping-Andersen, Universitat Pompeu Fabra; Daniela Bellani, Universitat Pompeu Fabra; Diederik Boertien, Universitat Pompeu Fabra

  4. Investment in Household Public Goods and DivorceMariña Fernandez Salgado, University of Essex

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