Sibylle Gollac

Sibylle Gollac is a sociology researcher at the Centre national de la recherche scientifique (CNRS). After a thesis on the family dimension of housing and real estate, she studied inheritance and marital separations to analyze the construction of economic inequalities - gender or between social classes - in the family.

How Societies and Families Perpetuate Gender Wealth Inequalities

In "The Gender of Capital: How Families Perpetuate Wealth Inequality," sociologists Céline Bessière and Sibylle Gollac show how ostensibly egalitarian property laws still...

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