Session 45:
Changes in the Determinants of Marriage

Thursday, April 11
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Bayside A
4th Floor

Chair: Daniel Carlson, Georgia State University
Discussant: Brienna Perelli-Harris, University of Southampton

  1. The Decline in Marriage in Israel, 1960-2007: Period or Cohort Effect?Jona Schellekens, Hebrew University of Jerusalem; Moshe Ophir, Bar-Ilan University; David Gliksberg, Hebrew University of Jerusalem

  2. Are Economic Foundations of Marriage Shifting in China? Evidence in a Socialist ContextWei-Jun Jean Yeung, National University of Singapore; Yingchun Ji, National University of Singapore

  3. The Dynamic Economics of Family Formation in Historical Context: Generation Turnover and the Effects of Women’s Earning Power on MarriageC. Soledad Espinoza, Johns Hopkins University

  4. Quantifying the Prospects for Consanguineous Marriage when Fertility DeclinesStuart A. Basten, University of Oxford; Bilal Barakat, Vienna Institute of Demography

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