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Study Finds More Reasons to Get and Stay Married - NYTimes.com


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Even as fewer people are marrying, the disadvantages of remaining single have broad implications. It’s important because marriage is increasingly a force behind inequality. Stable marriages are more common among educated, high-income people, and increasingly out of reach for those who are not. That divide appears to affect not just people’s income and family stability, but also their happiness and stress levels.

So marriage is better for people, but only people who already have advantages have good potential to stay married?

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