Handbook of the Economics of the Family

Handbook of the Economics of the Family

1st Edition - February 1, 2023

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  • Editors: Shelly Lundberg, Alessandra Voena
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9780323899659

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Handbook of the Economics of the Family, Volume One highlights new advances in the field, with this new volume presenting interesting chapters on a variety of topics, including An Institutional Perspective on the Economics of the Family, The Family as a Social Institution, Mating Markets, Household Decisions and Intra-household Distributions, The Economics of Fertility: A New Era, Families, Markets, and the State, Family Background, Neighborhoods, and Intergenerational Mobility, and The Great Transition: Kuznets Facts for Family-Economists.

Key Features

  • Provides the authority and expertise of leading contributors from an international board of authors
  • Presents the latest release in the Handbook of the Economics of the Family series

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Researchers and students

Table of Contents

  • 1. An Institutional Perspective on the Economics of the Family
    Siwan Anderson and Chris Bidner
    2. The Family as a Social Institution
    Natalie Bau and Raquel Fernandez
    3. Mating Markets
    Pierre-André Chiappori and Bernard Salanie
    4. Household Decisions and Intra-household Distributions
    Ingvild Almas, Orazio Attanasio, and Pedro Carneiro
    5. The Economics of Fertility:  A New Era
    Matthias Doepke, Anne Hannusch, Fabian Kindermann and Michèle Tertilt
    6. Families, Markets, and the State
    Stefania Albanesi, Claudia Olivetti, and Barbara Petrongolo
    7. Family Background, Neighborhoods, and Intergenerational Mobility
    Magne Mogstad and Gaute Torsvik
    8. The Great Transition:  Kuznets Facts for Family-Economists
    Jeremy Greenwood, Nezih Guner, and Ricardo Marto

Product details

  • No. of pages: 1000
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © North Holland 2023
  • Published: February 1, 2023
  • Imprint: North Holland
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9780323899659

About the Serial Volume Editors

Shelly Lundberg

Shelly Lundberg is at University of California, Santa Barbara, CA, USA

Affiliations and Expertise

University of California, CA, USA

Alessandra Voena

Alessandra Voena is at Kenneth C. Griffin Department of Economics, Chicago IL, USA

Affiliations and Expertise

Kenneth C. Griffin Department of Economics, Chicago IL, USA

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