Individual and Institutional Constraints : An Analysis of Parental Leave Use and Duration in Spain

@inproceedings{Lapuerta2011IndividualAI,
  title={Individual and Institutional Constraints : An Analysis of Parental Leave Use and Duration in Spain},
  author={Irene Lapuerta and Pau Baiz{\'a}n and Jose Gonzalez},
  year={2011}
}
This paper analyzes the extent to which individual characteristics, the workplace situation, and regional policies influence the use and duration of parental leave in Spain. The research is based on a sample of 125,165 individuals, and 6,959 parental leaves covered in the ‘‘Muestra Continua de Vidas Laborales’’ (MCVL2006). The MCVL consists of administrative register data, which include information from three different sources: The social security system, municipal and income tax Registers. We… CONTINUE READING