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By Emilio Zagheni, Marina Zannella, Gabriel Movsesyan, Brittney Wagner

ISBN-10: 9401795908

ISBN-13: 9789401795906

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ISBN-13: 9789401795913

This comparative research of ecu time transfers finds the whole quantity of transfers within the type of unpaid paintings and highlights the life of vital gender variations in family time creation. a wide volume of products and providers are produced through loved ones participants for his or her personal intake, with out regarding marketplace transactions. regardless of the commercial and social significance of unpaid paintings, those efficient actions are mostly invisible to standard nationwide fiscal money owed. in this case, usual measures of intergenerational transfers normally forget about family creation, and therefore underestimate the final worth of products and companies produced over the existence cycle; specifically, the commercial contribution of adult females. The publication makes use of a lifestyles path method of supply policy-relevant insights into the impression of demographic and social swap on intergenerational ties and gender inequality in loved ones production.

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Kim, H. (2012). The motivation for intergenerational time and financial transfers. Family and Consumer Sciences Research Journal, 40, 373–397. Kohli, M. (1999). Private and public transfers between generations: Linking the family and the state. European Societies, 1, 81–104. References 33 Kohli, M. (2004). Intergenerational transfers and inheritance: A comparative view. In M.  266–289). New York: Springer. Kuznets, S. (1934). National Income 1929–1932, Senate Document No. 124, 73rd Congress, 2nd Session.

Studies in Italy and Switzerland have shown that couples who portray more egalitarian roles related to household production display an increased likelihood of having another child (Bernardi et al. 2013; Mencarini and Tanturri 2004). Qualitative work of married and divorced couples have found that egalitarian roles did not necessarily lead to lower fertility, but ambiguity in roles did, likely in order to minimize conflicts over household production—namely caregiving (Matthews 1999). 2 show how household production changes with age, sex and household structure, for women and men, respectively, and for a number of European countries.

In other words, we selected activities which somebody else can potentially be hired to perform. These activities include childcare, housework, shopping, caregiving, cooking, washing, domestic travel and gardening. We estimated the average time dedicated to these activities by sex and age group, and use Friedman’s smoother (Friedman 1984) to obtain a smooth profile of time dedicated to unpaid productive activities by age. 1 presents profiles of time dedicated to domestic work, by age and sex, as calculated from MTUS data.

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