Ethnic intermarriage among immigrants: human capital and assortative mating

This paper analyzes the determinants of interethnic marriages by immigrants in the United States. The dependent variable is intermarriage across ethnic groups (on the basis of ancestry and country of birth) and the inclusion of the explanatory variables is justified by a simple rational choice econo...

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Volume: 9
Main Author: Chiswick, Barry R
Houseworth, Christina
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: Boston Springer US 01.06.2011
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published in: Review of economics of the household Vol. 9; no. 2; pp. 149 - 180
Data of publication: 20110600
ISSN: 1569-5239
1573-7152
EISSN: 1573-7152
Discipline: Economics
Subjects:
J61
F22
J12
J15
MEN
AGE
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