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Interactions between Care-Giving and Paid Work Hours among European Midlife Women, 1994 to 1996

This paper uses data from the European Community Household Panel surveys of 1994 and 1996 to study the association between changes in care-giving and changes in weekly work hours. Our sample comprises women aged 45-59 years who participated in the labour force in at least one of the two years studied. Controlling for country variation, we find significant relationships between starting or

In: Ageing and Society 23 (2003), 1, S. 41-68 | C. Katharina Spieß, A. Ulrike Schneider
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Midlife Care-Giving and Employment: An Analysis of Adjustments in Work Hours and Informal Care for Female Employees in Europe

In: Health Care and Female Employment
S. 22-46
Occasional Paper / ENEPRI ; 6
| C. Katharina Spieß, Ulrike Schneider
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Hohe Lebenszufriedenheit teilzeitbeschäftigter Mütter

In: Wissenschaftlerinnen-Rundbrief (2003), 3, S. 13-16 | Eileen Trzcinski, Elke Holst
Diskussionspapiere 544 / 2005

Economic Relations between Women and Their Partners: An East-West-German Comparison after Reunification

A comparison of women's and men's economic relations in the former East and West Germany (in this paper henceforth referred to as East and West Germany) in the years following reunification in 1990 is used to exemplify the differential impact of varying opportunity structures on the extent of and change in women's relative contribution to family income. East Germany represents a special case among

2005| Heike Trappe, Annemette Sørensen
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Economic Relations between Women and Their Partners: An East and West German Comparison after Reunification

This article compares women's and men's economic relations in East and West Germany following the 1990 reunification to exemplify the impact of varying opportunity structures on women's relative contribution to family income. West Germany's takeover set in motion a rapid transformation of East German institutions and employment structures. The analysis shows that women in West Germany became less

In: Feminist Economics 12 (2006), 4, S. 643-665 | Heike Trappe, Annemette Soerensen
SOEPpapers 15 / 2007

One Germany, Two Worlds of Housework? Examining Single and Partnered Women in the Decade after Unification

Despite much recent changes in gender relations, housework remains an area where women bear primary responsibility. This paper examines the role of policy and employment context on housework, not only for women who live with partners, but also for single women. I study German women's housework in the decade after unification, which allows me to simultaneously assess the impact of the ideological

2007| Claudia Geist
SOEPpapers 20 / 2007

Women's Earning Power and the "Double Burden" of Market and Household Work

Bargaining theory suggests that married women who experience a relative improvement in their labour market position should experience a comparative gain within their marriage. However, if renegotiation possibilities are limited by institutional mechanisms that achieve long-term commitment, the opposite may be true, particularly if women are specialized in household activities and the labour market

2007| Natalie Chen, Paola Conconi, Carlo Perroni
DIW Wochenbericht 18 / 2009

Nach wie vor kaum Frauen in den Top-Gremien großer Unternehmen

Frauen sind in den Spitzengremien der großen Unternehmen nach wie vor massiv unterrepräsentiert. Immer noch sind die Vorstände nahezu eine reine Männerdomäne: Im Untersuchungszeitraum 2008/2009 waren in den 200 größten Unternehmen außerhalb des Finanzsektors (Top 200) nur 2,5 Prozent dieser Spitzenposten von Frauen besetzt. Auch in den Vorständen der 100 größten Banken und 58 größten

2009| Elke Holst, Julia Schimeta
Economic Bulletin 10 / 2003

High Satisfaction among Mothers Who Work Part-Time

2003| Elke Holst, Eileen Trzcinski
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