A flying start? Maternity leave benefits and long-run outcomes of children

We study a change in maternity leave entitlements in Norway. Mothers giving birth before July 1, 1977, were eligible for 12 weeks of unpaid leave, while those giving birth after that date were entitled to 4 months of paid leave and 12 months of unpaid leave. The increased time spent with the child l...

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Volume: 123
Main Author: Carneiro, Pedro
Løken, Katrine V
Salvanes, Kjell G
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: CHICAGO University of Chicago Press 01.04.2015
published in: The Journal of political economy Vol. 123; no. 2; pp. 365 - 412
ORCID: 0000-0003-1699-6968
Data of publication: 20150401
ISSN: 0047-2697
EISSN: 1537-534X
Discipline: Economics
Military & Naval Science
Sociology & Social History
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Bibliography: Norges forskningsråd: 222719
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