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dc.creatorGlass, Jennifer
dc.creatorSimon, Robin W.
dc.creatorAndersson, Matthew A.
dc.date.accessioned2017-11-02T19:58:12Z
dc.date.available2017-11-02T19:58:12Z
dc.date.issued2017-05
dc.identifier.citationGlass, J., Simon, R. W., Andersson, M. A. (2017). The parenthood “happiness penalty”: The effects of social policies in 22 countries. PRC Research Brief 2(7). doi:https://doi.org/10.15781/T2Z31NT94en_US
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/2152/62426
dc.descriptionA large body of research has established that parents are less happy than nonparents. But is it always true that parents are less happy than nonparents? This research brief, by PRC faculty research associate Jennifer Glass and colleagues, shows that the “happiness penalty” is entirely explained by the presence or absence of social policies that allow parents to better combine paid work with family obligations.en_US
dc.language.isoengen_US
dc.publisherUniversity of Texas at Austin Population Research Centeren_US
dc.relation.ispartofPRC Research Brief Seriesen_US
dc.relation.ispartofseriesPRC Research Brief;2(7)
dc.subjecthappiness penaltyen_US
dc.subjectparenthooden_US
dc.subjectPRC research briefen_US
dc.titleThe Parenthood “Happiness Penalty”: The Effects of Social Policies in 22 Countriesen_US
dc.typeOtheren_US
dc.description.departmentPopulation Research Centeren_US
dc.rights.restrictionOpenen_US
dc.identifier.doi10.15781/T2Z31NT94


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