Mothers' time spent in care of their children and market work: A simultaneous model with attitudes as instruments

Peter Howie, John Wicks, John M. Fitzgerald, Douglas Dalenberg, Rachel Connelly

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Abstract

Using a model that addresses the potential endogeneity of employment hours on mothers' child care time and vice versa, by including instruments based on parental attitudes, we find a significant negative (but inelastic) relation between the two time uses.

LanguageEnglish
Pages503-506
Number of pages4
JournalApplied Economics Letters
Volume13
Issue number8
DOIs
StatePublished - Jun 20 2006
Externally publishedYes

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Mothers' time spent in care of their children and market work : A simultaneous model with attitudes as instruments. / Howie, Peter; Wicks, John; Fitzgerald, John M.; Dalenberg, Douglas; Connelly, Rachel.

In: Applied Economics Letters, Vol. 13, No. 8, 20.06.2006, p. 503-506.

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Howie, Peter ; Wicks, John ; Fitzgerald, John M. ; Dalenberg, Douglas ; Connelly, Rachel. / Mothers' time spent in care of their children and market work : A simultaneous model with attitudes as instruments. In: Applied Economics Letters. 2006 ; Vol. 13, No. 8. pp. 503-506
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