Session 165:
New Data on Same- and Different-Sex Unions: Issues and Estimates

Saturday, April 17
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Reunion C
Lobby Level

Chair: Nikki L. Graf, University of Wisconsin at Madison
Discussant: Amanda K. Baumle, University of Houston

  1. Best Practices for Asking Questions about Sexual Orientation on SurveysGary J. Gates, University of California, Los Angeles; MV Lee Badgett, University of Massachusetts at Amherst

  2. Neither Marriage, Nor Cohabitation. The Development of the Civil Solidarity Pact (PACS) in FranceWilfried Rault, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED)

  3. New Estimates of Same-Sex Couple Households from the American Community SurveyMartin O'Connell, U.S. Census Bureau; Daphne A. Lofquist, U.S. Census Bureau; Tavia Simmons, U.S. Census Bureau; Terry Lugaila, U.S. Census Bureau

  4. Embracing the Institution of Marriage: The Characteristics of Remarried AmericansDiana B. Elliott, U.S. Census Bureau; Jamie M. Lewis, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

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