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The economics of gender

Author: Joyce P Jacobsen
Publisher: Malden, Mass. : Blackwell, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : ReprintView all editions and formats
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This text offers a comprehensive, up-to-date introduction to research on the differences between women's and men's economic opportunities, activities, and rewards. Although the author's primary focus  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Joyce P Jacobsen
ISBN: 0631207279 9780631207276 0631207260 9780631207269
OCLC Number: 174828563
Description: XIV, 515 Seiten : Diagramme
Contents: Part I: What are the Issues in the Economics of Gender? :1. Introduction. Appendix: The Repercussions of Scarcity. 2. Gender Differences in the US Economy. Part II: Why Do Women and Men Work? :3. The Household as Economic Unit. Appendix: Consumption and Production Relationships. 4. Labor Force Participation: Analysis of Trends. Appendix: Labor supply. 5. Labor Force Participation: Consequences for Family Structure. Part III: Policy Application Welfare Reform. 6. Gender Segregation in the Workplace: 7. Causes of Earnings Differences: Human Capital. Appendix: Regression Analysis. 8. Causes of Earnings Differences: Compensating Differentials. 9. Causes of Earnings Differences: Discrimination. Part IV: Policy Application Comparable WorthPart V: Cross-Societal Comparisons: Are Gender Differences the Same Everywhere? :10. Industrialised Capitalist Societies. 11. Socialist and Co-operative Societies. 12. Non-industrialised Traditional Societies. 13. Effects of the Development Process on Gender Differences. Part VI: Historical Comparisons: How do Gender Differences Vary over Time? :14. Gender Differences in US Economic History. 15. Race, Ethnicity, and Class Considerations in Interpreting Gender Differences. 16. Policy Proposals.
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