Flexible Working and Couples' Coordination of Time Schedules
Bryan, Mark L.; Sevilla, Almudena;
Publisher: Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) Bonn
Subject: time coordination | flexible work | time synchronization | flexible work, time synchronization, time coordination | J32 | J12 | J22
jel: jel:J12 | jel:J22 | jel:J32
Using previously unexploited data on time scheduling in the employment and household contexts, we investigate the effect of flexible working on couples' coordination of their daily work time schedules in the UK. We consider three distinct dimensions of flexible working:... View more
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