Marriage legalization could lead to dissolution of same-sex relationships, new study shows
A new study by economists shows that relationship hazard rates ? the threat of dissolution ? among same-sex daters and cohabiters will likely increase with the probability of legalization. The model generated surprising predictions regarding why and how marriage would improve household economics. The researchers found that for some same-sex couples, marriage would not improve the economics of their households, and in some cases it would worsen them.
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