Women, Family, and Work: Writings on the Economics of Gender
Copyright © 2003 by Blackwell Publishing Ltd
Editor(s): Karine S. Moe
Published Online: 14 JAN 2008
Print ISBN: 9780631225768
Online ISBN: 9780470755648
About this Book
Women, Family, and Work is a collection of original essays on a wide variety of topics related to the economics of gender and the family. Written by leading thinkers in the field, the essays apply traditional economic theory to unconventional topics, while also developing neoclassical economic thought to provide a better model of economic interactions.
- 12 newly-commissioned essays on the economics of labor, gender, and family life.
- Juxtaposes various viewpoints, allowing readers to weigh the benefits and drawbacks of each model.
- Applies traditional economic theory to unconventional topics, while also revisioning neoclassical economic thought.