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JEL Code: J12

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1.

‘A Diamond is Forever’ and Other Fairy Tales: The Relationship between Wedding Expenses and Marriage Duration

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 27 Sep 2014
Working Paper Series
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy and Emory University - Department of Economics
Downloads 67,982
2.

Emotional Problems among Children with Same-Sex Parents: Difference by Definition

British Journal of Education, Society and Behavioural Science 7(2):99-120, 2015
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 25 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 13 Mar 2015
Accepted Paper Series
The Catholic University of America
Downloads 9,345
3.

Yours, Mine and Ours: Do Divorce Laws Affect the Intertemporal Behavior of Married Couples?

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 19 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 30 Jan 2015
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago
Downloads 2,239
4.

Identifying and Addressing the Causes of Conflict in Family Business

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 06 May 2005
Working Paper Series
Saki Partners
Downloads 2,014
5.

Matching and Sorting in Online Dating

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 30 Mar 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Downloads 1,611
6.

The Negative Externalities of Immorality: The Case of Same-Sex Marriage

Skepsis, Vol. 17, pp. 52-65, 2006
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 20 Jun 2006
Working Paper Series
University of Athens - Department of History & Philosophy of Science
Downloads 1,502
7.

The Wages of Sin

Columbia University Economics Discussion Paper No. 0809-16
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 11 Jun 2009
Working Paper Series
Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management and Foster School of Business, University of Washington
Downloads 1,355
8.

Red Families v. Blue Families

University of Florida Journal of Law & Public Policy, Forthcoming, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 343, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 343
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 31 Aug 2007 Last Revised: 04 May 2010
Accepted Paper Series
George Washington University - Law School and University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - School of Law
Downloads 1,339
9.

The Law of the Platform

Minnesota Law Review, 2016, San Diego Legal Studies Paper No. 16-212
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 07 Mar 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of San Diego School of Law
Downloads 1,332
10.

Testing Theories of Happiness

Zurich IEER Working Paper No. 147
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 25 May 2003
Working Paper Series
CREMA and University of Basel - Faculty of Business and Economics
Downloads 1,155
11.

Marital Instability in the United States: Trends, Driving Forces, and Implications for Children

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10503
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 22 Jan 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Illinois at Chicago - Department of Economics and University of Illinois at Chicago
Downloads 1,152
12.

Bad Arguments Against Gay Marriage

Minnesota Legal Studies Research Paper No. 05-42
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 25 Oct 2005
Working Paper Series
Southern Methodist University - Dedman School of Law
Downloads 1,115
13.

The Family's Role in Society

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 10 Jul 2013
Working Paper Series
Southern Virginia University
Downloads 1,086
14.

Black–White Differences in Intergenerational Economic Mobility in the United States

Economic Perspectives, Vol. XXXVIII, No. 1, 2014
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 09 May 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
Downloads 1,065
15.

The Mystery of Monogamy

Hebrew University Economics Working Paper No. 2003
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 31 Aug 2003
Working Paper Series
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics, University of Warwick - Department of Economics and Hebrew University of Jerusalem

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Downloads 1,041
16.

More Men, More Crime: Evidence from China's One-Child Policy

IZA Working Paper No. 3214
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 23 May 2008
Working Paper Series
Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics, Chinese University of Hong Kong - Department of Economics, University of Chicago and The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,025
17.

Abortion Access and Risky Sex Among Teens: Parental Involvement Laws and Sexually Transmitted Diseases

Journal of Law, Economics and Organization, Vol. 24, No. 1, p. 2, 2008, FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 175, 1st Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper, FSU College of Law, Law and Economics Paper No. 05-26
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 04 Oct 2005 Last Revised: 29 Jan 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania Law School and George Mason University - Buchanan Center Political Economy

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18.

Building a Better Theory of Well-Being

IZA Discussion Paper No. 742
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 08 Apr 2003
Working Paper Series
University of Southern California - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,001
19.

Divorce Rates, Marriage Rates, and the Problematic Persistence of Traditional Marital Roles

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 01 Jun 2000
Working Paper Series
Arizona State University College of Law

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20.

Does Religion Influence Views Toward Homosexuality: An Empirical Study of 16 Countries

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 25 Jun 2016
Working Paper Series
Fayetteville State University - Department of Accounting
Downloads 889
21.

The Unexpected Harm of Same-Sex Marriage: A Critical Appraisal, Replication and Re-Analysis of Wainright and Patterson's Studies of Adolescents with Same-Sex Parents

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 04 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 12 Aug 2015
Working Paper Series
The Catholic University of America
Downloads 879
22.

Developing an Online Dispute Resolution Environment: Dialogue Tools and Negotiation Support Systems in a Three-Step Model

Harvard Negotiation Law Review, Vol. 10, pp. 287-337, 2005
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 22 Aug 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Vrije Universiteit - Dep. Transnational Legal Studies - CLI/Center for Law and Internet and Victoria University - Victoria University of Technology
Downloads 852
23.

Old-Age Support in Developing Countries: Labor Supply, Intergenerational Transfers and Living Arrangements

IZA Discussion Paper No. 289; U of Melbourne, Dept. of Econ. Working Paper No. 773
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 23 Jan 2001
Working Paper Series
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research and School of Economics, University of Sydney
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24.

Bargaining in the Shadow of the Law: Divorce Laws and Family Distress

Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 273; Stanford Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 73
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 12 Dec 2003
Working Paper Series
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics

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25.

Toward a Feminist Theory of the Rural

Utah Law Review, p. 421, 2007, UC Davis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 89
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 29 Sep 2006
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Davis - School of Law
Downloads 810
26.

Determining the Death Beneficiary Under an ERISA Plan and the Rights of Such a Beneficiary

'Determining the Death Beneficiary Under an ERISA Plan and the Rights of Such a Beneficiary', 54 Tax Management Memorandum 323 (August 26, 2013)
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 26 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 16 Mar 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Law Offices of Albert Feuer
Downloads 804
27.

Does Marriage Make People Happy, or Do Happy People Get Married?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1811
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 10 Nov 2005
Working Paper Series
University of Basel - Faculty of Business and Economics and CREMA
Downloads 798
28.

On the Likelihood of Finding the Right Partner in an Arranged Marriage

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 23 Jul 2001
Working Paper Series
Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) - Department of Economics

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29.

Separation Anxiety: The Impact of CEO Divorce on Shareholders

Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Closer Look Series: Topics, Issues and Controversies in Corporate Governance and Leadership No. CGRP-36
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 28 Sep 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Stanford University - Graduate School of Business, Stanford University - Graduate School of Business and Stanford University - Graduate School of Business
Downloads 774
30.

The Relationship between Religion and Views Toward Homosexuality: An Empirical Study of 98 Countries

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 25 Jun 2016
Working Paper Series
Fayetteville State University - Department of Accounting
Downloads 765
31.

Child Support Harming Children: Subordinating the Best Interests of Children to the Fiscal Interests of the State

Wake Forest Law Review, Vol. 42, No. 4, 2007
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 26 Mar 2008
Accepted Paper Series
University of Baltimore - School of Law
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32.

How Should ERISA Plans Handle Powers of Attorney and Court-Appointed Guardians and the Absence of Such Agents for Participants Lacking Capacity?

How Should ERISA Plans Handle Powers of Attorney and Court-Appointed Guardians and the Absence of Such Agents for Participants Lacking Capacity? 54 Tax Mgmt. Memo. 351 (September 9, 2013)
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 13 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 30 Mar 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Law Offices of Albert Feuer
Downloads 712
33.

The Decline of Formal Marriage: Inevitable or Reversible?

Family Law Quarterly, Vol. 41, No. 3, 2007, Brooklyn Law School, Legal Studies Paper No. 96
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 17 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 16 Mar 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Brooklyn Law School
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34.

A Legal Analysis of Romantic Gifts

University of Miami Law Review, Forthcoming, HLS John M. Olin Student Fellowships in Law and Economics Working Paper No. 136
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 15 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 26 Oct 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School
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35.

Arranged or Love Marriage? That is the Question

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 15 May 2002
Working Paper Series
Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) - Department of Economics and University of Texas at San Antonio - College of Business - Department of Economics

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36.

Understanding Elder Abuse: New Directions for Developing Theories of Elder Abuse Occurring in Domestic Settings

Research in Brief, National Institute of Justice, June 2013
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 12 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 23 Jun 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Virginia; Psychiatry and Neurobehavioral Sciences and Independent
Downloads 664
37.

Gender, Geography, and Rural Justice

Berkeley Journal of Gender, Law & Justice, Vol. 23, p. 338, 2008, UC Davis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 129
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 11 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 10 Mar 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Davis - School of Law
Downloads 660
38.

Does a Spouse Slow You Down?: Marriage and Graduate Student Outcomes

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 01 Oct 2006
Working Paper Series
Brigham Young University
Downloads 643
39.

Same-Sex Domestic Violence and the Law: Claiming a Domestic Sphere and Risking Negative Stereotypes

Temple Political & Civil Rights Law Review, Vol. 8, 1999
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 01 Nov 2006 Last Revised: 25 Jul 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law
Downloads 632
40.

Family Law Armageddon: The Story of Morgan v. Foretich

Family Law Stories, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 02 May 2007 Last Revised: 18 Jan 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - School of Law and University of Oregon - School of Law
Downloads 600
41.

The Realities of Relocation: Messages from Judicial Decisions

Australian Journal of Family Law, 2008, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 08/47
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 01 May 2008
Accepted Paper Series
University of Queensland
Downloads 589
42.

Happiness Research: State and Prospects

IEW Working Paper No. 190
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 28 Jun 2004
Working Paper Series
CREMA and University of Basel - Faculty of Business and Economics
Downloads 574
43.

Gender Identity and Relative Income within Households

Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 13-08
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 13 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business - Economics and National University of Singapore (NUS)

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44.

Does Parental Autonomy Require Equal Custody at Divorce?

U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 05-13
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 25 Apr 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Notre Dame Law School
Downloads 538
45.

Sex Discrimination in the Labor Market

Foundations and Trends in Microeconomics, Vol. 2, No. 4, pp. 281-361, 2006, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 07-03
Number of pages: 87 Posted: 26 Oct 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Vanderbilt University - Law School
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46.

Monogamy and Polygyny in Greece, Rome, and World History

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 10 Aug 2008
Working Paper Series
Stanford University
Downloads 536
47.

Same-Sex Marriage and the 'Reconceiving' of Children

Case Western Reserve Law Review, Vol. 64, No. 3, pp. 829-862, 2014, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 14-64
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 01 Dec 2014
Accepted Paper Series
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
Downloads 523
48.

Cross-Border Surrogacy: Time for a Convention?

Boele-Woelki/Dethloff/Gephart (eds.): Family Law and Culture in Europe: Developments, Challenges and Opportunities; Proceedings of the Fifth Conference of the Commission on European Family Law; Intersentia 2014, pp. 199-217
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 04 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 12 Jul 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Munich - Center for International Law
Downloads 520
49.

The Power of Political Voice: Women’s Political Representation and Crime in India

Harvard Business School BGIE Unit Working Paper No. 11-092
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 09 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 01 Aug 2011
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Business, Government and the International Economy Unit, University of Warwick, International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Research Department and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 517
50.

Give and You Shall Receive? Generosity, Sacrifice, & Marital Quality

National Marriage Project Working Paper No. 11-1
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 09 Dec 2011
Working Paper Series
Utah State University - College of Education and Human Services - Family Studies and University of Virginia
Downloads 515