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Part-time work taken by women to balance home and work – but not by men – entrenches gender inequality in Europe

By Dr Clare Lyonette, University of Warwick. Part-time working has serious impacts on gender equality in Europe, because it is used so much more by mothers than fathers. Part-time working is commonly used, primarily by women, across Europe and other developed countries to manage care and domestic responsibilities, while contributing to the household income. The[…]