Female Labor Supply: Why is the US Falling Behind?
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Presented at the American Economic Association meetings, San Diego, January 2013. The authors are grateful to Claudia Goldin, Christopher Ruhm, Bruce Sacerdote, and Jane Waldfogel for helpful comments and advice, and to Gary Cohen and Jason Cook for excellent research assistance. The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.