Session 82:
Assortative Mating

Friday, April 16
8:30 AM - 10:20 AM
Cumberland F
Exhibition Level

Chair: Aaron Gullickson, University of Oregon
Discussant: Michael J. Rosenfeld, Stanford University
Discussant: Florencia Torche, New York University

  1. Racial and Ethnic Diversity, Immigration, and Changing Interracial Marriage, 1980-2008Zhenchao Qian, Ohio State University; Daniel T. Lichter, Cornell University

  2. Racially Mixed Conjugal Unions in Three Canadian Large CitiesDana Hamplova, Czech Academy of Sciences; Celine Le Bourdais, McGill University

  3. Assortative Mating on Age: Trends in the Spousal Age DifferenceJohn B. Casterline, Ohio State University; Zhenchao Qian, Ohio State University; Jing Liu, Ohio State University

  4. Changing Intergroup Boundaries in Brazilian Marriages: 1991-2000Tim B. Heaton, Brigham Young University

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