Session 98:
Union Formation

Friday, April 2
12:30 PM - 2:20 PM
Commonwealth
3rd Floor

Chair: Kelly Raley, University of Texas at Austin
Discussant: Deborah Roempke Graefe, Pennsylvania State University

  1. What Money Can Buy: The Relationship between Marriage and Home Ownership in the United StatesMary Elizabeth Hughes, Duke University

  2. Resources, Living Arrangements, and Union Formation in the United States, the Netherlands, and West GermanyClara H. Mulder, University of Amsterdam

  3. Money and Marriage: How Money Shapes Orientations towards Marriage among CohabitorsPamela J. Smock, University of Michigan; Wendy D. Manning, Bowling Green State University; Meredith J. Porter, Bowling Green State University

  4. No Time for Marriage? Time Constraints and Low-Income Mothers' Marriage and Cohabitation DecisionsPamela Joshi, Harvard University; James Quane, Harvard University; Elisabeth Jacobs, Harvard University

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