Exploring the economics of motherhood

Part of the Kinderling Conversation for parents. Weekdays 12pm-1pm.

Thu 12 May 2016

18 mins

An interesting chat about how mothers need to balance the economic benefits of work and the unpaid ‘labour of love’ that is caring for family.

Dr Meraiah Foley, from the University of Sydney, explains how we value mothers in society today and Helen Lewis shares her experience of becoming self-employed after having children and the intense juggling act that followed.  

 

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