The Determinants of Motherhood and Work Status : A Survey *

  title={The Determinants of Motherhood and Work Status : A Survey *},
  author={Daniela Del Boca and Marilena Locatelli},
The Determinants of Motherhood and Work Status: A Survey In this paper we present important empirical evidence regarding recent trends in women’s participation and fertility in European countries, and provide several interpretations of the differences across countries. Several recent analyses have considered labour supply and fertility as a joint decision and have explicitly taken into account the endogeneity of fertility in labour market participation decisions of women. We survey… CONTINUE READING
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