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Title: The Future of Marriage as a Wealth-Creating Institution
Author(s): GALLAGHER, Maggie
Journal: Marriage, Families & Spirituality
Volume: 9 Issue: 1 Date: Spring 2003
A large body of research today suggests that marriage as a social institution is also a wealth-creating institution: on average, two committed partners, publicly joined together in a permanent union regulated by shared norms of behavior, create more working together than either of them do alone.