The Family Peer Effect on Mothers’ Labor Supply

The historical rise in female labor force participation has flattened in recent decades, but the proportion of mothers working full time has increased. We provide the first empirical evidence that the increase in mothers’ working hours is amplified through the influence of family peers. For identifi...

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Volume: 10
Main Author: Cheti Nicoletti
Kjell G. Salvanes
Emma Tominey
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: NASHVILLE American Economic Association 01.07.2018
AMER ECONOMIC ASSOC
published in: American economic journal. Applied economics Vol. 10; no. 3; pp. 206 - 234
ORCID: 0000-0002-7237-2597
Data of publication: 20180701
ISSN: 1945-7782
1945-7790
EISSN: 1945-7790
Discipline: Economics
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