Articles

Registered Domestic Partnerships Among Gay Men and Lesbians: The Role of Economic Factors, Review of Economics of the Household (2008)

In this paper, we predict the demand for a marriage-like status—registered domestic partnership–among same-sex couples....

 

The Double-Edged Sword in Gay Economic Life: Marriage and the Market, Washington and Lee Journal of Civil Rights and Social Justice (2008)

The author offers what is lacking in many of the most hotly debated questions impacting...

 

The Impact on Maryland’s Budget of Allowing Same-Sex Couples to Marry, University of Maryland Law Journal of Race, Religion, Gender and Class (2007)

This analysis estimates the potential impact of extending marriage rights to same-sex couples on Maryland’s...

 

Separate and Unequal: The Effect of Unequal Access to Employment-Based Health Insurance on Same-sex and Unmarried Different-Sex Couples, Contemporary Economic Policy (2006)

Employers' health insurance coverage for legal spouses places unmarried couples at a disadvantage for obtaining...

 

Supporting Families, Saving Funds: An Economic Analysis of Equality for Same-sex Couples in New Jersey, Rutgers Journal of Law & Public Policy (2006)

This article discusses the economic impact of allowing same-sex couples to marry in New Jersey,...

 

Books

When Gay People Get Married: What Happens When Societies Legalize Same-Sex Marriage (2009)

This book examines all sides of same-sex marriage issues, from how same-sex couples decide whether...

 

Sexual Orientation Discrimination: An International Perspective (2007)

An international team of experts presents the latest in scholarship on sexual orientation discrimination in...

 

Money, Myths, and Change: The Economic Lives of Lesbians and Gay Men (2001)

The common stereotype that lesbians and gay men are more affluent than heterosexuals is only...

 

Contributions to Books

Bringing All Families to Work Today: Equality for Gay and Lesbian Workers and Their Families, The Changing Realities of Work and Family: A Multidisciplinary Approach (2008)
 

The Global Gay Gap: Institutions, Markets, and Social Change, Sexual Orientation Discrimination: An International Perspective (2007)
 

Discrimination Based on Sexual Orientation: A Review of the Economics Literature and Beyond, The Handbook of the Economics of Discrimination (2006)
 

Is Affirmative Action Working for Women?, Squaring Up: Policy Strategies to Raise Women's Incomes in the United States (2001)
 

Lesbian and Gay Think Tanks: Thinking for Success, Identity/Space/Power: Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Politics (2000)
 

Presentations