Having it all

Anne Summers in the SMH on women work and family and the retreat from equality

‘The kids were also amazed to hear that a society that was supposed to be managed by economic rationalists had been unable to figure out that enabling women to get into the full-time workforce in the same proportions as men would increase gross domestic product by 13 per cent (and this was after all the services needed to support women’s employment – childcare and so on – had been purchased)’.

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