Marital sorting and parental wealth

by Kerwin Kofi Charles

Publisher: National Bureau of Economic Research in Cambridge, MA

Written in English
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StatementKerwin Kofi Charles, Erik Hurst, Alexandra Killewald
SeriesNBER working paper series -- working paper 16748, Working paper series (National Bureau of Economic Research : Online) -- working paper no. 16748.
ContributionsHurst, Erik, Killewald, Alexandra, National Bureau of Economic Research
LC ClassificationsHB1
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LC Control Number2011655970

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Marital Sorting and Parental Wealth 53 parent-child associations in economic variables, such as earnings, income, and wealth. 1 Estimated correlations in earnings and income from this literature are usually in the.4 to.5 range, suggesting a fair bit of economic persistence across Size: KB.

Marital sorting and parental wealth. [Kerwin Kofi Charles; Erik Hurst; Alexandra Killewald; National Bureau of Economic Research.] -- Using data from the Panel Study of Income Dynamics (PSID), this paper studies the degree to which spouses sort in the marriage market on the basis of parental wealth.

Importantly, we show that controlling for spousal education explains only one-quarter of sorting based on parental wealth. We show that our results are robust to accounting for measurement error in spousal reports of parental wealth and for selection into and out of by: Acknowledgments.

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Our various results show that men and women in the U.S. marry spouses whose parents have wealth similar to that of their own parents; and are very unlikely to marry persons from very different parental wealth backgrounds. This effect is present in the population as a whole, within racial groups, and especially in the tails of the by:   Using data from the Panel Study of Income Dynamics (PSID), and exploiting the unique genealogical design of the data set, we study the degree to which spouses sort on the basis of parental wealth.

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