Posts Tagged ‘Betsey Stevenson’

  • gender gap women's sports and March Madness

    How is March Madness About Women?

    Mar 31, 14 • 482 Views • No Comments

    Our Monday Gender Issue: “A woman’s place is on home, first, second, and third.” A League of Their Own, 1992 45 years ago, cheerleading and square dancing were the sports we associated with young women while only 1 in 27 high school girls...  [read more]

  • Human capital and Prop 8

    A New Reason to Marry

    Nov 25, 13 • 309 Views • No Comments

    Traditionally, marriage has been about specialization and “production complementarities.” With the husband in the labor force and the wife at home, their division of labor resembled a small factory. He supplied the income and she was the...  [read more]

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    The New Economics of Marriage

    May 17, 12 • 291 Views • No Comments

    When North Carolina’s voters rejected same sex marriage, they were not thinking economically. Traditionally, marriage has been about specialization. With the husband in the labor force and the wife at home, their division of labor resembled a small...  [read more]