Journal article icon

Journal article

Is the end of educational hypergamy the end of status hypergamy? evidence from Sweden

Abstract:

The reversal of the gender gap in higher education has been a major social transformation: women now outnumber men in higher education in nearly all OECD countries. Patterns of assortative mating have also changed as highly educated women increasingly form relationships with men who have less education (hypogamous unions). In this article, we draw on rich register data from Sweden to ask whether the emergence of hypogamous unions signals the emergence of a new female status dominance ...

Expand abstract
Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

Actions


Access Document


Files:
Publisher copy:
10.1093/esr/jcz065

Authors


More by this author
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0002-4934-271X
More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
SSD
Department:
Sociology
Oxford college:
Nuffield College
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0003-0615-2868
Publisher:
Oxford University Press Publisher's website
Journal:
European Sociological Review Journal website
Article number:
jcz065
Publication date:
2019-12-27
Acceptance date:
2019-10-27
DOI:
EISSN:
1468-2672
ISSN:
0266-7215
Source identifiers:
1080716
Language:
English
Pubs id:
pubs:1080716
UUID:
uuid:09d8c10b-fa87-4f44-9cff-5d435b641c53
Local pid:
pubs:1080716
Deposit date:
2020-01-02

Terms of use


Views and Downloads






If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record

TO TOP