Essays on the Economy and Marriage:1930-1960

Doctoral thesis English OPEN
Hill, Matthew;
(2012)
  • Publisher: eScholarship, University of California
  • Subject: Economic history | Baby Boom | Fertility | Housing | Marriage

Chapter 1 examines the relationship between marriage and the economy during the 1930s.The Great Depression provides an ideal setting to examine the impact of economic downturns and recoveries on marriage outcomes. Using microeconomic data, I find that during the Great D... View more
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