Publications of Prof Grossbard in the area of Law and Economics of the Family
II. Brief Essays
“Single Motherhood and the Abolition of Coverture in the United States” Journal of Empirical Legal Studies 161(1): 94-118 (with Hazem Alshaikhmubarak and Richard Geddes), March 2019.
ARTICLES ON COMMON LAW MARRIAGE AND COHABITATION
Shoshana Grossbard and Victoria Vernon. "Common Law Marriage and Teen Births" J of Family and Economic Issues, March 2017, Volume 38, Issue 1, pp 129–145.
Should Common-Law-Marriage be abolished in the USA? IZA World of Labor, May 2016. DOI:10.15185/izawol.256.
Shoshana Grossbard and Victoria Vernon. "Common Law Marriage and Male/Female Convergence in Labor Supply and Time Use", Research in Labor Economics, Vol. 41 on Gender Convergence in the Labor Market, pp. 143-175, 2015.
Shoshana Grossbard and Victoria Vernon. "Common Law Marriage and Couple Formation", Special issue in honor of Gary Becker, IZA Journal of Labor Economics 3:16, 2014.
ARTICLES ON POLYGAMY
Shoshana Grossbard. "Polygamy and the Regulation of Marriage Markets" in The Polygamy Question, edited by Janet Bennion and Lisa Fishbayn Joffe Utah State University Press/University Press of Colorado, 2016.
Shoshana Grossbard. "Sex Ratios, Polygyny, and the Value of Women in Marriage—a Beckerian Approach", J of Demographic Economics, vol 81 (1), pp13-25, 2015.
ARTICLES ON DIVORCE LAWS
Olivia Ekert-Jaffe and Shoshana Grossbard. "Does Community Property Discourage Unpartnered Births?" European J of Political Economy 24(1):25-40, 2008.
Shoshana Grossbard-Shechtman. "Marriage Market Models" in M. Tommasi and K. Ierulli (eds.), The New Economics of Human Behavior. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1995.
Amyra Grossbard-Shechtman. "A Theory of Marriage Formality: The Case of Guatemala," Economic Development and Cultural Change, 30(4): 813-830, 1982.
Shoshana Grossbard. "Repack the Household: A Comment on Robert Ellickson's Unpacking the Household," in Yale Law Journal Pocket Edition, April, 2007.
Shoshana Grossbard. "Competitive Marriage Markets and Jewish Law," in The Economics of Judaism and Jewish Human Capital, edited by Carmel U. Chiswick and Tikva Lecker with Nava Kahana. Ramat-Gan, Israel: Bar Ilan University Press, (2002) Revised Version 2006.
Shoshana Grossbard-Shechtman "The Economics and Sociology of Marriage: Historical Trends and Theories of In-Marriage Household Labor": in S. Grossbard-Shechtmand and C. Clague (eds.) On the Expansion of Economics, Armonk, N.J.: M.E. Sharpe. 2001
Shoshana Grossbard-Shechtman and Bertrand Lemennicier. "Marriage Contracts and the Law-and-Economics of Marriage: An Austrian Perspective," Journal of Socio-Economics, 28: 665-690, 1999.
Amyra Grossbard-Shechtman. "Economics, Judaism, and Marriage," Dinei Israel, A Journal of Science and Jewish Law, 1986 (in Hebrew).
II. Brief Essays
“Spousal Support as Spousal Worker Severance Pay” January 1994
“Price controls on nursing care in marriage.” November 1999