ERIC Number: EJ416223
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1990
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An Economic Approach to Marital Dissolution in Puerto Rico.
Canabal, Maria E.
Journal of Marriage and the Family, v52 n2 p515-30 May 1990
Assessed socioeconomic determinants and probability of marital dissolution at five-year intervals for first legal and consensual marriages in Puerto Rico. Determined probability of dissolution was decreased by young children, wives' religious participation, and higher marital age; increased by wives' labor force participation, urban living, and consensual rather than legal marriage. (Author/TE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Location: Puerto Rico