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Home production and wages: evidence from the American Time Use Survey

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  • Joni Hersch

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Article provided by Springer in its journal Review of Economics of the Household.

Volume (Year): 7 (2009)
Issue (Month): 2 (June)
Pages: 159-178

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Handle: RePEc:kap:reveho:v:7:y:2009:i:2:p:159-178

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Keywords: Home production; Housework; Time use; Wage differentials; Lack of interest; D13; J22; J31;

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  1. Marina Della Giusta & Nigar Hashimzade, 2012. "Who Cares? Modelling the Care Drain," Economics & Management Discussion Papers, Henley Business School, Reading University em-dp2012-04, Henley Business School, Reading University.
  2. Liangshu Qi & Xiao-Yuan Dong, 2013. "Housework Burdens, Quality of Market Work Time, and Men’s and Women’s Earnings in China," Departmental Working Papers, The University of Winnipeg, Department of Economics 2013-01, The University of Winnipeg, Department of Economics.
  3. Frazis, Harley & Stewart, Jay, 2010. "How to Think About Time-Use Data: What Inferences Can We Make About Long- and Short-Run Time Use from Time Diaries?," IZA Discussion Papers 5306, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  4. Pagán, Ricardo, 2013. "Time allocation of disabled individuals," Social Science & Medicine, Elsevier, vol. 84(C), pages 80-93.
  5. Marina Della Giusta & Zella King, 2010. "Time Packages and Their Effect on Life Satisfaction," Economics & Management Discussion Papers, Henley Business School, Reading University em-dp2010-03, Henley Business School, Reading University.
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  7. Rachel Gordon & Carolyn Heinrich, 2009. "The potential of a couples approach to employment assistance: results of a nonexperimental evaluation," Review of Economics of the Household, Springer, Springer, vol. 7(2), pages 133-158, June.
  8. Scott Adams & John Heywood & Laurie Miller, 2014. "Caregivers, firm policies and gender discrimination claims," Review of Economics of the Household, Springer, Springer, vol. 12(2), pages 359-377, June.
  9. Victoria Vernon, 2010. "Marriage: for love, for money…and for time?," Review of Economics of the Household, Springer, Springer, vol. 8(4), pages 433-457, December.

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