Getting Women Into the Workforce…

Since 2011 almost 200,000 women in two-parent families with dependent children have re-entered the workplace. While this has contributed to an increase in the employment rate of women a look at the Labour Force Survey shows this has been matched by an increase in rates of inactivity by men; more women in the workplace may therefore constitute replacement not growth in employment argues Belinda Brown.

Article: 2013/10/10