Module 8: “Conflicts in the family”

 

Part 1: Marriage Market Models

  • Grossbard-Shechtman, S. (1995). Marriage market models. Chapter 6 of the book The new economics of human behavior, pp. 92-112.
  • Lecture: video and slides.

Part 2: Marriage premium

  • Daniel, K. (1995). The marriage premium. Chapter 7 of the book The new economics of human behavior, pp. 113-125.
  • Lecture: video and slides.

Part 3: Child penalty

Part 4: Is there a case for legalising polygamy?

Exercise: Divorce for tax reasons?