Milan Bouchet-Valat

Sociologist, Researcher

Member of the Fertility, Family, Sexuality (UR3) and Mobility, Housing and Entourage (UR6) research units

Associate researcher at the Quantitative Sociology Laboratory (LSQ-CREST)


I defended my Ph.D. thesis in Sociology in Sciences Po in 2015, under the title The Wheels of Love and Chance. Homogamy and hypergamy in contemporary France and Europe: socioeconomic and educational dimensions, variations and mechanisms. Abstract and full manuscript.

Domaines de recherche

  • Social Stratification and Inequalities:
    - Homogamy and social structure
    - Social origin, educational qualification and occupational career
  • Sociology of Couple :
    - Timing of couple formation
    -Partner choice
  • Quantitative Methods in Sociology:
    - Log-linear and log-multiplicative models
    - Geometric data analysis (CA/MCA and association models)
    - Event-history analysis
    - Text mining


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