Three essays on maternity leave policies, utilization and consequences

Doctoral thesis English OPEN
Goodman, Julia Marie; (2015)
  • Publisher: eScholarship, University of California
  • Subject: Health sciences | Public policy | Obstetrics | maternity leave | pregnancy | state policy | women's health | work-family

This dissertation examines maternity leave policies, utilization and consequences in three separate, but related, papers. In the Introduction, I describe the ways state-level leave policies influence, but do not perfectly predict, utilization and then discuss the hetero... View more
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