Investigating the desperate housewives: Using gender-role attitudes to explain women's employment decision in twenty-three European countries

This paper analyses the impact of a set of gender-role attitudes on the labour market situation of women with and without young children. These attitudes are used as a proxy for stated preferences. Our study covers 23 European countries, using an original up-to-date micro data-set, the European Soci...

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Volume: 65
Main Author: De Henau, Jerome
Format: Paper
Language: English
Place of publication: Milton Keynes The Open University, Economics Department 2007
published in: Open Discussion Papers in Economics Vol. 65
Data of publication: 2007
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: EconStor
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