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Marriage, Children, and Women’s Employment: What Do We Know?

Citation

Cohen, Philip N. & Bianchi, Suzanne M. (1999). Marriage, Children, and Women's Employment: What Do We Know?. Monthly Labor Review, 122(12), 22-31.

Abstract

Estimates of the level of women’s full-time employment are greatly affected by the choice of reference period and universe; as States attempt to move poor mothers from welfare to work, a tendency may arise to overestimate how much mothers of young children actually work for pay.

URL

https://www.bls.gov/opub/mlr/1999/article/marriage-children-and-womens-employment-what-do-we-know.htm

Reference Type

Journal Article

Year Published

1999

Journal Title

Monthly Labor Review

Author(s)

Cohen, Philip N.
Bianchi, Suzanne M.