Economic consequences of union dissolution in Italy : findings from the European Community Household Panel

@inproceedings{Mazzuco2007EconomicCO,
  title={Economic consequences of union dissolution in Italy : findings from the European Community Household Panel},
  author={Stefano Mazzuco and Silvia Meggiolaro and Fausta Ongaro},
  year={2007}
}
Union dissolution is a constantly increasing phenomenon across Europe – even in Italy where the prevalence of divorce has always been among the lowest. This poses several questions on the consequences which such an event can have on the families involved. Many studies show that women usually undergo the worst financial consequences, although there are few analysis on Italy, given the relatively low diffusion of union instability. In this work we study the impact of separation on the economic… CONTINUE READING