Same-Sex Couples and the Marital Surplus: The Importance of the Legal Environment
NBER Working Paper No. 26875
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We thank Dan Black, Kitt Carpenter, Lisa Dickson, Marcus Dillender, Frances Hamermesh, Shelly Lundberg, Michael Martell, Dario Sansone, Barnard undergraduate students, participants in seminars at several universities, and especially Gerald Oettinger and Steve Trejo for helpful suggestions. No organization provided financial support for this research. The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.