New evidence on the motherhood wage gap
- Publisher: Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) Bonn
USA | Frauenarbeitslohn | health insurance | Mütter | Krankenversicherung | Betriebliche Sozialleistungen | J01 | Motherhood wage gap | Betriebliche Gesundheitspolitik | motherhood wage gap, non-wage compensation, health insurance | non-wage compensation | Lohndifferenzierung
mesheuropmc: health care economics and organizations
Using data from the 1979 National Longitudinal Survey of Youth, we assess the role of employment-based health insurance offers in explaining the motherhood wage gap. Researchers have been aware of the existence of a motherhood gap for many years; yet, the literature has...