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"Working around the military" revisited : spouse employment in the 2000 Census Data

Author: Nelson LimDaniela GolinelliMichelle ChoNational Defense Research Institute (U.S.). Forces and Resources Policy Center.Rand Corporation.All authors
Publisher: Santa Monica, CA : RAND, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Previous studies have shown that military wives-women married to U.S. military service members-are more likely to be unemployed and earning less than their civilian counterparts. But these studies rely on information that is somewhat dated, and they have little to say about military husbands. This study revisits the gaps in employment and earnings between military and civilian wives using the 2000 census, and  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Nelson Lim; Daniela Golinelli; Michelle Cho; National Defense Research Institute (U.S.). Forces and Resources Policy Center.; Rand Corporation.; United States. Department of Defense. Office of the Secretary of Defense.
ISBN: 9780833041180 0833041185
OCLC Number: 85389530
Description: xxv, 71 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Profile of Military Wives --
Military and Civilian Wives₂ Employment Conditions --
Profile of Military Husbands --
Conclusion --
Appendix: Results of Statistical Analysis.
Responsibility: Nelson Lim, Daniela Golinelli, Michelle Cho.

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Previous studies have shown that military wives-women married to U.S. military service members-are more likely to be unemployed and earning less than their civilian counterparts. But these studies rely on information that is somewhat dated, and they have little to say about military husbands. This study revisits the gaps in employment and earnings between military and civilian wives using the 2000 census, and extends these analyses to include military husbands. Military spouses continue to be at a relative disadvantage in the labor market compared with civilian spouses. Even though policies that target demographic disparities such as mobility, location, and child care may reduce the gaps to a certain extent, they will not affect the portion attributable to unobserved factors that are not captured in the census data, such as employer's attitude.

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