Women's participation and economic downturns - ARCHIVED

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Using data from the Labour Force Survey, this article examines the evolution of the employment rate and work hours of wives whose husbands suffered job loss during the last three labour market downturns: 1981 to 1983, 1990 to 1992 and 2008 to 2009.

Issue Number: 2010105
Author(s): Lu, Yuqian; Morissette, Rene
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