WHAT IS THE EFFECT OF HOUSEWORK ON THE MARKET WAGE, AND CAN IT EXPLAIN THE GENDER WAGE GAP?

Does housework reduce the market wage, and if so, does it have a similar impact for males and females? In this paper, we survey and evaluate the recent and growing empirical literature on the linkages between housework and the wage rate. The review is motivated by unexplained gender wage gaps across...

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Volume: 24
Main Author: Maani, Sholeh A
Cruickshank, Amy A
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: Oxford, UK Blackwell Publishing Ltd 01.07.2010
WILEY-BLACKWELL
published in: Journal of economic surveys Vol. 24; no. 3; pp. 402 - 427
ORCID: 0000-0001-8205-9687
0000-0002-0527-6618
Data of publication: July 2010
ISSN: 0950-0804
1467-6419
EISSN: 1467-6419
Discipline: Economics
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