Eligibility for Maternity Leave and First Birth Timing in Great Britain

This paper examines the impact of maternity leave legislation on first birth timing in Great Britain. When maternity leave was introduced in Great Britain in 1976, the eligibility requirement for full-time employees was to have been working for the same employer for at least 2 years. Using data from...

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Volume: 28
Main Author: Zabel, Cordula
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: Dordrecht Springer 01.06.2009
Springer Netherlands
published in: Population research and policy review Vol. 28; no. 3; pp. 251 - 270
Data of publication: 20090601
ISSN: 0167-5923
EISSN: 1573-7829
Discipline: Economics
Series: Population Research and Policy Review
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: Web of Knowledge
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