Expansions in Maternity Leave Coverage and Children's Long-Term Outcomes

This paper evaluates the impact of three major expansions in maternity leave coverage in Germany on children's long-run outcomes. To identify the causal impact of the reforms, we use a difference-in-difference design that compares outcomes of children born shortly before and shortly after a cha...

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Volume: 4
Main Author: Christian Dustmann
Uta Schönberg
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: NASHVILLE American Economic Association 01.07.2012
AMER ECONOMIC ASSOC
published in: American economic journal. Applied economics Vol. 4; no. 3; pp. 190 - 224
Data of publication: 20120701
ISSN: 1945-7782
1945-7790
EISSN: 1945-7790
Discipline: Economics
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