Gender Norms and Relative Working Hours
Why Do Women Suffer More Than Men from Working Longer Hours Than Their Partners?
Constraints that prevent women from working longer hours are argued to be important drivers of the gender wage gap in the United States. We provide evidence that in couples where the wife's working hours exceed the husband's, the wife reports lower life satisfaction. By contrast, there is...
|Place of publication:||
American Economic Association 01.05.2018
|published in:||AEA papers and proceedings Vol. 108; pp. 163 - 168|
|Data of publication:||20180501|
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