Public Preschooling and Maternal Labor Force Participation in Rural India.

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Jain, Monica;
  • Publisher: eScholarship, University of California
  • Subject: Social and Behavioral Sciences | child daycare | labor force participation of mother

Mothers from poor families in India have a compelling need to work, but childcare for their young children is a constraint. This paper examines how far the public daycare helps in loosening this constraint. Todo this, I look at the effect on maternal labor force partici... View more
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