News Archive 2009-2018

Bowdoin Economist Asks, ‘Is Taking Care of Your Child Housework?’ Archives

Rachel Connelly, Bowdoin’s Bion R. Cram Professor of Economics, has just published a pioneering new book on how U.S. mothers spend their time. Among the many surprising results of her analysis: Mothers who devote the most time to caregiving are high-wage married women.