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Economic responsibilities of working women

United States. Women"s Bureau.

Economic responsibilities of working women

by United States. Women"s Bureau.

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Published by Dept. of Labor, Office of the Secretary, Women"s Bureau in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women -- Employment -- United States,
  • Women -- United States -- Economic conditions

  • The Physical Object
    Pagination4, 1 p. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14210336M

    ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xxvi, pages: illustrations ; 26 cm. Contents: pt. I. Introduction and historical perspectives Introduction --Economics --Individuals families, and households --Appendix 1A.A review of supply and demand in the labor market Women and men: historical perspectives --Source of gender differences ; nature versus.   First published in , this pioneering work traces the transformation of "women's work" into wage labor in the United States, identifying the social, economic, and ideological forces that have shaped our expectations of what women do.

      Through events such as a book clubs and coffee clubs, as well as our social events, the network has helped to develop a safe and healthy forum to discuss issues affecting women in economics.   COHEN Responsibilities both for child care and for housework fall much more heavily on women than on men. Between the workday hours, let’s say .

    Women in the workforce earning wages or salary are part of a modern phenomenon, one that developed at the same time as the growth of paid employment for men, but women have been challenged by inequality in the workforce. Until modern times, legal and cultural practices, combined with the inertia of longstanding religious and educational conventions, restricted women's entry and participation. book draws on IMF economists’ work to present a number of country studies that highlight the drivers of female economic participation and the cost of gender inequality across various regions. Finally, the book ends with a discus-sion of the role of policies and their impact on women’s economic participation.


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Working conditions, workplace regulations, home life, costs of living, commerce, recreation, health and hygiene, and social issues are among the issues documented.

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