Journal article icon

Journal article

Changing patterns in the allocation of savings, investments and debts within couple relationships

Abstract:

Using data from the British Household Panel Study (BHPS) from 1995 to 2005 we examine the nature of the allocation of savings, investments and debts between heterosexual couple members, how these vary by individual and household characteristics, and how these patterns vary over a ten-year time horizon. We find savings are more commonly held in joint names than investments or debts and there is evidence of an increasing independence in financial arrangements between couple members throughout t...

Expand abstract
Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

Actions


Access Document


Files:
Publisher copy:
10.1111/1467-954X.12120

Authors


More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
SSD
Department:
Sociology
Oxford college:
Linacre College
Role:
Author
Publisher:
SAGE Publications Publisher's website
Journal:
Sociological Review Journal website
Volume:
62
Issue:
2
Pages:
335-358
Publication date:
2014-05-01
Acceptance date:
2013-07-17
DOI:
EISSN:
1467-954X
ISSN:
0038-0261
Source identifiers:
469908
Keywords:
Pubs id:
pubs:469908
UUID:
uuid:362da118-a56d-48d9-a343-037b63ff768b
Local pid:
pubs:469908
Deposit date:
2018-03-03

Terms of use


Views and Downloads






If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record

TO TOP