Federal Recognition of Same-Sex Marriage An Economic Win-Win

Before the Supreme Court overturned DOMA, discriminatory policies cost same-sex married couples as much as $500,000 over a lifetime. Economist M.V. Lee Badgett, director of the Center for Public Policy and Administration, explains the economic nuts and bolts of how the June 27, 2013 Supreme Court rulings will affect same-sex couples, government coffers and the wedding industry.

Thursday, June 27, 2013