Friday, October 18 / 15:39 PM - 15:39 PM   •   Bergsmannen

Session 40:
Motherhood and employment

Chair: Francesco C. Billari, Università Bocconi

  1. Fertility preferences of employed mothers in Italy: does the choice of public versus private sector matter in shaping the total demand for children? Laura Cavalli, Università degli Studi di Verona;

  2. The effects of a new child care subsidy on couples’ labour supply in Australia: an empirical assessment Nick Parr, Macquarie University; Ross Guest, Griffith University;

  3. Birth-related employment interruptions among mothers in Norway. Trends and variation Marit Rønsen, Statistics Norway; Ragni Hege Kitterød, Statistics Norway;

  4. Women’s employment fluctuations in Iran and its deviations from the world trends Hossein Ghodrati, Hakim Sabzevari University, Iran; Shafieh Ghodrati, University of Tehran;

  5. The effect of unemployment on fertility Berkay Ozcan, London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE); Signe Hald Andersen, Rockwool Foundation Research Unit, Denmark;

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