Session 40:
Motherhood and employment

Thursday, June 14
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Bergsmannen
Aula Magna, Floor 7

Chair: Francesco C. Billari, Università Bocconi

  1. The effect of unemployment on fertilitySigne Hald Andersen, Rockwool Foundation Research Unit, Denmark; Berkay Ozcan, London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE)

  2. Fertility preferences of employed mothers in Italy: does the choice of public versus private sector matter in shaping the total demand for children?Laura Cavalli, Università degli Studi di Verona

  3. Women’s employment fluctuations in Iran and its deviations from the world trendsHossein Ghodrati, Hakim Sabzevari University, Iran; Shafieh Ghodrati, University of Tehran

  4. The effects of a new child care subsidy on couples’ labour supply in Australia: an empirical assessmentRoss Guest, Griffith University; Nick Parr, Macquarie University

  5. Birth-related employment interruptions among mothers in Norway. Trends and variationRagni Hege Kitterød, Statistics Norway; Marit Rønsen, Statistics Norway

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