Comparing the availability of paid parental leave for same-sex and different-sex couples in 34 OECD countries

  title={Comparing the availability of paid parental leave for same-sex and different-sex couples in 34 OECD countries},
  author={Elizabeth Wong and J. Fay Jou and Amy Raub and Jody Heymann},
  journal={Journal of Social Policy},
  pages={525 - 545}
The availability of paid family leave has been widely researched in the context of a two-parent household with one mother and one father, yet few studies have explored whether households with same-sex parents have access to equal benefits. Expanding on previous cross-country comparisons of parental leave policies, this study examines parental leave policies in 34 OECD countries to compare the total duration of paid parental leave available to same-sex and different-sex parent families within a… 

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