Marketization of Home Production and Gender Gaps in Working Hours
Abstract: Gender gaps in working hours vary widely across member countries of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development. This article summarizes the key results from Duval-Hernández, Fang, and Ngai (2021), who study the source of cross-country differences and what kind of policies can reduce the gap in working hours between women and men.
Provider: Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
Part of Series: Policy Hub
Publication Date: 2021-06-30