Session 66:
Union Dissolution

Friday, April 2
8:30 AM - 10:20 AM
Commonwealth
3rd Floor

Chair: Judith A. Seltzer, University of California, Los Angeles
Discussant: Megan M. Sweeney, University of California, Los Angeles

  1. How Fertility and Union Stability Interact in Defining New Family Patterns in Italy and SpainLucia Coppola, Instituto Nazionale di Statistica (ISTAT); Mariachiara Di Cesare, Università di Roma "La Sapienza"

  2. Job Stability, Earnings, and Marital Stability: How Are They Related?Avner Ahituv, Urban Institute; Robert Lerman, American University and Urban Institute

  3. Equality and Union Dissolution: The Role of Income Allocation Methods among Married and Cohabiting Puerto RicansSal Oropesa, Pennsylvania State University; Nancy S. Landale, Pennsylvania State University

  4. Healthy Baby, Healthy Marriage? The Effect of Children's Health on DivorceAngela R. Fertig, Princeton University

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