Session 70:
Assortative mating: Trends, causes, and consequences

Friday, June 15
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Nordenskiöld
Geovetenskapens Hus, Building U, Floor 3

Chair: Agnese Vitali, Università Bocconi

  1. Towards an annual measure of prevalence for intermarriages in European countriesGiampaolo Lanzieri, European Commission, Eurostat

  2. Age homogamy and gender-specific earnings: Sweden 1990-2009Paul Nystedt, Linkoping University; Martin Dribe, Lund University

  3. Racial homophily and exclusion in online dating preferences: a cross-national comparisonGina Potarca, University of Groningen; Melinda Mills, University of Groningen

  4. Are taller women more successful at the marriage market? The case of IndiaJeroen Smits, Radboud Universiteit Nijmegen; Christiaan W. S. Monden, University of Oxford

  5. Parental involvement in partner choice: the case of Turks and Moroccans in the NetherlandsPascale I. van Zantvliet, Tilburg University; Matthijs Kalmijn, Tilburg University; Ellen Verbakel, Tilburg University

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