Labour Studies Index

A Time Series Analysis of Female Labour Force Participation Rates Disaggregated by Marital Status

Document type Article
Author Walsh, William D.
Journal Relations Industrielles / Industrial Relations
Volume 37
Date 1982
ISSN 0034-379X
Pages 367-384


This paper analyzes the cyclical behavior of the labour force participation rates, adds a marital status dimension to the customary age categories generally used and includes seperate measures ofthe additionnai and ofthe discouraged worker effect.