Shoshana Grossbard | Economics of the Family and the Household

Recent Articles

RECENT ARTICLES (since 2017)

“The Family Economy: Marriage Markets and the Feminist Revolution” forthcoming in A Cultural History of Marriage, edited by Christina Simmons and Joanne Ferraro, Bloomsbury Books, forthcoming.

1/ “Single Motherhood and the Abolition of Coverture in the United StatesJournal of Empirical Legal Studies 16:1, (with Hazem Alshaikhmubarak and Richard Geddes), forthcoming March 2019. 

2/  "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, 2019.

3/ “An Extended Household Model of Eldercare by Children and Children-In-Law based on Far-Eastern Traditions." Review of Development Economics 22(3):1022-1038, August 2018 Read Here

4/ "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. Read Here


5/ “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 Read Here

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

6/ "Common Law Marriage and Teen Births" J of Family and Economic Issues 38(1): 129–145, 2017. (with Victoria Vernon)