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It may rather be that the low stability of hypogamous marriages is a phenomenon related to the rarity of these couples in societies that have been studied so far.
A recent American study by Schwartz and Han (2014) linked the changes in couples’ educational composition across marriage cohorts to marital stability and reported that the positive association between hypogamy and divorce has disappeared in recent marriage cohorts, in which hypogamy was more common.
This is the first study that compares the estimates for the effect of couple’s educational match when using a simple difference measure with the estimates when using a more detailed compound measure.
We use Belgian census and register data from marriages contracted between 19.
As a consequence of these dissimilarities, they are expected to experience more tensions and frustrations than their educational homogamous counterparts, resulting in a higher likelihood of union dissolution (Kalmijn et al.