The demographic situation in France

Should There be a System of Alimony for Unmarried Couples who Separate?

Bruno Jeandidier  By the same author


The article “Covering the Costs of Divorce: The Role of the Family, the State and the Market” analyses the economic risk associated with divorce, and public and private coverage of this risk. The authors mention, furtively but at least three times, that the risk they are discussing applies to unmarried as much as to married couples. And indeed, the various divorce-related costs evoked by the authors (…)