The demographic situation in France

Reducing Gender Asymmetries Due to Divorce

Anne-Marie Leroyer  By the same author

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A jurist cannot but welcome an economic analysis of divorce that seeks to assess the scale of the “risk” resulting from separation and to determine how that risk can best be covered. The law has set up numerous provisions to more or less directly compensate for the economic consequences of divorce, including alimony, arrangements for setting and enforcing child support payments, equal division (…)