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  • States that passed unilateral divorce laws saw total female suicide decline by around 20 percent in the long run. In 1969, then...

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Stevenson, Betsey and Justin Wolfers. "Bargaining In The Shadow Of The Law: Divorce Laws And Family Distress," Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2006, v121(1,Feb), 267-288. citation courtesy of

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