Stuck in the Middle: Off-Farm Employment and Caregiving Among Middle-Aged Rural Chinese

Using the China Health and Retirement Longitudinal Study (CHARLS) 2011-12 baseline data, this contribution explores to what extent taking care of grandchildren and frail parents influences rural middle-aged Chinese adults' off-farm employment. The findings show that, conditional on socioeconomi...

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Volume: 24
Main Author: Mao, Shangyi
Connelly, Rachel
Chen, Xinxin
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: ABINGDON ROUTLEDGE JOURNALS, TAYLOR & FRANCIS LTD 01.01.2018
published in: Feminist economics Vol. 24; no. 2; pp. 100 - 121
Data of publication: 2018-01-01
ISSN: 1354-5701
1466-4372
EISSN: 1466-4372
Discipline: Economics
Women's Studies
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Database: Social Sciences Citation Index
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