The paper shows that liquidity constraints that prevent households from buying child care generate an inefficiency and amplify gender gaps in the labour market.
Casarico, A., Del Rey, E. & Silva, J.I.: Child care costs, household liquidity constraints, and gender inequality.
Journal of Population Economics (2023)
Authors: Alessandra Casarico, Elena Del Rey & Jose I. Silva
Handling JOPE Editor: Gregory Ponthiere
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Congdon Fors, H., Lindskog, A. Son preference and education Inequalities in India: the role of gender-biased fertility strategies and preferential treatment of boys. Journal of Population Economics (February 2023).
Casarico, A., Lattanzio, S. Behind the child penalty: understanding what contributes to the labour market costs of motherhood. Journal of Population Economics (February 2023).
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