Essays about: "child labour"

Showing result 21 - 25 of 71 essays containing the words child labour.

  1. 21. The Impact of Pre-Primary Enrolment on Maternal Labour Supply in South Africa

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Erik Wallström; [2016]
    Keywords : Business and Economics;

    Abstract : I provide evidence on the impact of pre-primary school expansion on maternal labour supply in the context of South Africa. I draw on administrative data from the South African National Census in 2001 and 2011, and a Community Survey in 2007, to extract household information. READ MORE

  2. 22. Parenting and Work. A comparative study between Sweden and Macedonia.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för handelsrätt

    Author : Katerina Mirkoska; [2016]
    Keywords : Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The existing parenting protection legislation affects the labour market by setting standards for working parents. This to make sure they have the right to leave in order to take care of their children. READ MORE

  3. 23. Determinants of Child Poverty in Uruguay: The impact of gender inequality

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Paula Tatiana Perez Martinez; [2016]
    Keywords : Child poverty; gender wage gaps; educational gender gaps; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The objective of this thesis is to examine the response of child poverty to wage and educational gender gaps within the household. The analysis combined household level longitudinal data, from Uruguay’s Continuous Household Survey carried on in 2012 and 2013, with the survey of Nutrition, Child Development and Health conducted in the country in the same years. READ MORE

  4. 24. Childcare and maternal employment in Europe : How childcare cost differences among European countries influence the labour force participation of mothers?

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi och statistik (NS); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi och statistik (NS)

    Author : Rozenn Juguet; Anna Clappier-Kervoël; [2016]
    Keywords : Labour supply;

    Abstract : The aim of this essay is to examine the influence of childcare costs on mother’s employment in European countries. Previous literature indicates that having a child represents a penalty for a woman’s career and integration into the labour market. An empirical analysis has been conducted using the OLS method and cross-national data. READ MORE

  5. 25. Female Labour Supply and Fertility at the Extensive Margin

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Anna Linder; [2016]
    Keywords : Fertility; extensive fertility margin; female labour supply; female labour force participation; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This paper studies the female labour supply response to fertility at the extensive margin. The strategy pursued in this analysis is to identify two groups of childless women who utilized family planning services for the first time, one group for help with pregnancy and one group for help with contraception. READ MORE