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Does mother’s employment conflict with child development? Multilevel analysis of British mothers born in 1958

  • Georgia Verropoulou


  • Heather Joshi


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    Article provided by Springer in its journal Journal of Population Economics.

    Volume (Year): 22 (2009)
    Issue (Month): 3 (July)
    Pages: 665-692

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    Handle: RePEc:spr:jopoec:v:22:y:2009:i:3:p:665-692
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    1. Paul Gregg & Elizabeth Washbrook, 2003. "The Effects of Early Maternal Employment on Child Development in the UK," The Centre for Market and Public Organisation 03/070, Department of Economics, University of Bristol, UK.
    2. James Heckman & Pedro Carneiro, 2003. "Human Capital Policy," NBER Working Papers 9495, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
    3. Christopher J. Ruhm, 2004. "Parental Employment and Child Cognitive Development," Journal of Human Resources, University of Wisconsin Press, vol. 39(1).
    4. Ruhm, Christopher J., 2008. "Maternal employment and adolescent development," Labour Economics, Elsevier, vol. 15(5), pages 958-983, October.
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