Beiträge zur Jahrestagung des Vereins für Socialpolitik 2017: Alternative Geld- und Finanzarchitekturen - Session: Postersession P00-V4
The relative attractions from both inherited and acquired traits in martial choices can change. We expand the traditional dimension of assortative mating through only labor income to both labor income and inheritance as Frémeaux (2014) accomplished. This paper studies the concentration and substitutability of these two traits in forming partnership using Panel of Household Finance (PHF) data for Germany. Our results resembles to the quantitative and distributional outcomes from France.