Shoshana Grossbard | Economics of the Family and the Household

Recent Articles

Single Motherhood and the Abolition of Coverture in the United States” forthcoming Journal of Empirical Legal Studies (with Hazem Alshaikhmubarak and Richard Geddes)

 "Women’s neoclassical models of marriage, 1972-2015" in the Routledge Handbook of the History of Women’s Economic Thought, edited by Robert W. Dimand and Kirsten Madden. London, UK: Taylor & Francis Publishing Group. Forthcoming.

“An Extended Household Model of Eldercare by Children and Children-In-Law based on Far-Eastern Traditions."

 Review of Development Economics Onlinefirst June 2018


“Marriage markets as explanation for why heavier people work more hours.” With Sankar Mukhopadhyay. 

IZA Journal of Labor Economics, 6:9 DOI 10.1186/s40172-017-0059-y  2017

This article was reviewed in the Frankfurter Allgemeine Sonntagszeitung, 10.12.2017, Nr. 49, S. 24 Der Sonntagsökonom ÜBERSTUNDEN FÜR ÜBERGEWICHTIGE


"Marriage and Marriage Markets” in the Oxford Handbook on the Economics of Women, ed. Susan L. Averett, Laura M. Argys and Saul D. Hoffman.

(New York: Oxford University Press, 2018.)