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Demography (2022) 59 (5): 1911–1928.
Published: 01 October 2022
... of unilateral and no-fault divorce. In particular, we show that the increasing then decreasing pattern of effects found by Wolfers (2006) can be generated by a time-invariant effect of treatment in a proportional hazard setting. We conclude that often implicit assumptions about how the data are generated...
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Demography (2014) 51 (6): 2103–2126.
Published: 30 October 2014
... permitting unilateral divorce. Apart from a few outliers, this change mainly took place in the 1970s and early 1980s. Although the shift from mutual-consent to unilateral law is often confused with a shift from fault to no-fault law in the literature (perhaps because of the historical concurrence...
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Demography (2003) 40 (1): 171–189.
Published: 01 February 2003
... the effects of divorce law on child support and ali- mony. Weitzman (1985) and Peters (1986) both found that alimony and child support were significantly lower in states with no-fault or unilateral divorce laws. In contrast, Jacob (1989) found that the effects of no-fault divorce were either modestly benign...
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Demography (2010) 47 (4): 895–921.
Published: 01 November 2010
... a no-fault or unilateral divorce is granted; the separation duration variable equals 0 if the state imposes no separation requirement.12 Both the theoretical and empirical effects of no-fault or unilateral divorce laws on divorce decisions have been debated in the litera- ture for many years (Becker et al...
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Demography (1993) 30 (4): 719–735.
Published: 01 November 1993
...: Does No-Fault Divorce Make a Difference? . Family Law Quarterly , 14 ( 3 ), 141 – 85 . Williams, Robert G. 1987. “Development of Guidelines for Child Support Orders: Advisory Panel Recommendations and Final Report.” Report to U.S. Office of Child Support Enforcement. Demography, Vol. 30, No.4...
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Demography (2013) 50 (3): 1013–1038.
Published: 16 January 2013
... are indissoluble, while more liberal Protestant denominations support no-fault divorce laws (Bahr and Chadwick 1985 ). Apart from direct prohibitions of divorce, many religions have very family-centered rituals (Lehrer and Chiswick 1993 ), which might make divorce more costly for those heavily involved...
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Demography (1993) 30 (3): 425–441.
Published: 01 August 1993
... le Nombre (pp. 223 – 42 ). Paris : INED . Ryder Norman B. ( 1964 ). The Process of Demographic Translation . Demography , 1 , 74 – 82 . 10.2307/2060032 Sepler Harvey J. ( 1981 ). easuring the Effects of No-Fault Divorce Laws across Fifty States: Quantifying a Zeitgeist...
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Demography (1996) 33 (1): 137–139.
Published: 01 February 1996
.... Our theory suggests that individuals make these trade-offs so as to reduce uncertainty. On this basis, we derive a number of propositions about the value of children to people in differ- ent social circumstances. LSL fault our theory for its limited potential, logical in- consistency, and empirical...
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Demography (2004) 41 (4): 671–696.
Published: 01 November 2004
... in the timing of the divorce revolution the transition from fault-based divorce to divorce by mutual consent and the transition from divorce by mutual consent to unilateral divorce. Gruber 20. The fact that children of widows have educational outcomes that are similar to those of children in traditional...
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Demography (2021) 58 (4): 1575–1602.
Published: 01 August 2021
... ; Ananat and Hungerman 2012 ; Guldi 2008 ). During the same period, divorce legislation was liberalized across the United States. California was the first U.S. state to pass unilateral no-fault divorce legislation in 1969, which allows one partner to petition for divorce on the grounds of irreconcilable...
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Demography (2003) 40 (1): 67–81.
Published: 01 February 2003
..., Finnish women generally work full-time. In 1990, 11% of employed women in Finland worked fewer than 30 hours per week, compared with 25% of the em- ployed women in Sweden, 30% in Denmark, and 40% in Norway (OECD 2000). After Finland adopted no fault divorce legislation in 1988, the Finnish divorce rate...
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Demography (2019) 56 (3): 835–862.
Published: 21 March 2019
... that marital change has been driven by shifting technological and institutional variables impinging on marriage. Legal and legislative institutions, such as no-fault and unilateral divorce laws, the diffusion of safe and effective birth control, and increased abortion, are hypothesized to delay marriage...
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