The economics of gay and lesbian couples: Introduction to a special issue on gay and lesbian households
Gay, Lesbian, Same-sexcouples, Specialization
Review of Economics of the Household
This article presents a simple conceptual framework integrating three couple-related outcomes analyzed in this volume: wage differentials in earnings related to couple formation, household formation (including cohabitation and registration as Registered Domestic Partnership), and intra-household allocation of income. It also discusses some of the articles' main findings. © Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2008.
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Grossbard, Shoshana and Jepsen, Lisa K., "The economics of gay and lesbian couples: Introduction to a special issue on gay and lesbian households" (2008). Faculty Publications. 2405.