Differences in Disadvantage: Variation in the Motherhood Penalty across White Women's Earnings Distribution

Earnings inequality has grown in recent decades in the United States, yet research investigating the motherhood wage penalty has not fully considered how the penalty itself, and the mechanisms producing it, may vary among low-wage, middle-wage, and high-wage workers. Pooling data from the 1979 to 20...

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Volume: 75
Main Author: Budig, Michelle J
Hodges, Melissa J
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: Los Angeles, CA Sage Publications 01.10.2010
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American Sociological Association
published in: American sociological review Vol. 75; no. 5; pp. 705 - 728
Data of publication: 20101001
ISSN: 0003-1224
1939-8271
EISSN: 1939-8271
Discipline: Sociology & Social History
Subjects:
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