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The new economy and child care: Nonstandard-hour work, child care, and child health and well-being

Resource Type: Reports & Papers
Author(s): Rachidi, Angela; Sykes, Russell; Desjardins, Kerry; Chaidez, Julius Cesar;
Date Issued: 15 May, 2019
Publisher(s): Mathematica Policy Research, Inc.
Description: We combined two approaches to study the intersection of nonstandard-hour work schedules, child care, and child health and well-being: 1. Research on young children using data from the Fragile Families Child Well-Being Study (FFCWS) 2. A survey of all state child care and U.S. territory administrators as well as in-depth follow-up with select survey respondents (author abstract)
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Data Collector(s): American Public Human Services Association; Mathematica Policy Research, Inc.
Source: Princeton, NJ: Mathematica Policy Research. Retrieved from https://www.mathematica-mpr.com/our-publications-and-findings/publications/the-new-economy-and-child-care-nonstandard-hour-work-child-care-and-child-health-and-well-being?MPRSource=TCSide
Topics: Children & Child Development

Parents & Families > Parent/Family Practices and Structure > Families & Work
Country: United States
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