ERIC Number: EJ371598
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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Shift Work and Child Care among Young Dual-Earner American Parents.
Presser, Harriet B.
Journal of Marriage and the Family, v50 n1 p133-48 Feb 1988
Examined married dual-earner parents of children under five years old who participated in 1984 wave of National Longitudinal Survey of Labor Market Experience, Youth Cohort. Found that reliance on spouses for child care when dual-earner couples were employed was much higher when respondents worked non-days rather than days. Found high rate of non-day employment among respondents. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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