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Wives at work

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  • Phil Davies

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From 1950 to 1990, married women tripled their hours in the workplace. New research suggests that reduced wage discrimination-not better appliances or higher incomes-caused this sea change in the workforce

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  • Phil Davies, 2003. "Wives at work," The Region, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis, issue Dec, pages 13-15,76-79.
  • Handle: RePEc:fip:fedmrr:y:2003:i:dec:p:13-1576-79:n:v17,no.4
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    Women - Employment ; Wages;

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