Employment after childbirth - ARCHIVED

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Women are an integral part of the labour market. Understanding their work patterns can help employers manage birth-related work interruptions and, in the end, retain experienced employees. This article looks at the work patterns of women who gave birth between 1993 and 1994. It examines the timing of their return to paid work following a birth, and considers the personal and job characteristics of those who returned within two years and those who did not.

Issue Number: 1999003
Author(s): Marshall, Katherine
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PDFSeptember 1, 1999