In these marriages, spouses typically share the daily jobs of running a household, with both employed in paying jobs and both contributing equally to home production.What kind of marriage or committed relationship are you in?
By contrast, more traditional marriages are described by economists as “production-based” or “separate-spheres” marriages. In production-based marriages, couples benefit from dividing and conquering. One person specializes in market production, while the other specializes in raising the children and work in the home.
Stevenson suggests that the former are more stable. Hmmmm.