Working mothers – do young children benefit?
Crosby, Danielle and Hawkes, Denise (2009) Working mothers – do young children benefit? Britain in 2010. . pp. 102-103.Full text not available from this repository.
Dramatic changes in working patterns have occurred among mothers of young children, with employment rates doubling since the 1970s for those with offspring under five. More than half of mothers are now in work before their children begin school – unheard of a generation ago. But what is the effect on children? That depends on the timing and characteristics of parents’ work and the quality of care children of working mothers receive, say researchers.
|Additional Information:|| Britain in (Year) is the annual magazine of the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC)  This news item is about research from the ESRC’s Gender Equality Network which can be found at http://www.genet.ac.uk/|
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||female labour supply|
|Subjects:||H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor|
|School / Department / Research Groups:||School of Business|
School of Business > Centre for Business Network Analysis
|Last Modified:||22 May 2012 16:09|
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