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Women, Work, Care and Class: What Can We Learn from Cross-National Comparisons?

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Professor Janet C. Gornick presents her cross-national comparison of 14 countries and their work/family policies. She examines policies relating to child care, working time, and paid leave, and she discusses how they improve gender equity and overall well-being. Gornick also responds to criticism that these policies can have unintended consequences such as glass ceilings or reduced fertility.

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