Category: Work-Family

Work-Family Reconciliation Policies for the Public Good

by Laurie DeRose

The Conservative Case for Fair Scheduling

by Amber and David Lapp

Men’s Breadwinning Still Matters for Marriage

by Christos Makridis

What If You Were Scheduled to Work on Your Wedding Day?

by Amber and David Lapp

When Mothers Can’t Afford Unpaid Leave

by Amber and David Lapp

Work-Family Policy in Trump’s America: Part 1

by Amber and David Lapp

Better-Educated Women Still Prefer Higher-Earning Husbands

by The Editors

Married, Alone: The Increase in Commuter Marriages

by Kindra Heilpern

Family Policy Should Not Ignore One-Third of American Families

by W. Bradford Wilcox and Tanner Eastmond

A Portrait of the Un-Working American Man

by Nicholas Eberstadt

Do Gender-Neutral Family Leave Policies Disadvantage Women?

by Ashley McGuire

The Breadwinner Husband Still Matters in Marriage

by Alysse ElHage | @AlysseElHage

The Impact of Deployments on Military Marriages

by Thomas E. Trail | @TomETrail

Free to Choose, Revisted

by David Lapp | @AmberDavidLapp

Employers Are Mediating Institutions, Too

by David Lapp | @AmberDavidLapp

Is Outsourcing Domestic Work Necessary for Working Parents?

by Laurie DeRose

Do Work Requirements Help Lift People Out of Poverty?

by David Lapp | @AmberDavidLapp

Why Some Dads Stay Home

by Anna Sutherland | @annams59

When Women Are Ready to Opt Back In

by Melissa Langsam Braunstein | @slowhoneybee

Living-Wage Jobs Are Pro-Marriage Jobs

by David Lapp | @AmberDavidLapp

Universal Child Care? This Work-at-Home Mom Says, No Thanks!

by Melissa Langsam Braunstein | @slowhoneybee

The Unique Contributions of Fathers to Child Health

by Alysse ElHage | @AlysseElHage

Marriage Remains an Important Source of Life Satisfaction

by Laurie DeRose

Insecurity Goes Deeper Than Stagnating Incomes

by David Lapp | @AmberDavidLapp

Erin Callan Montella: From Wall Street Hot Shot to Wife and Mother

by Melissa Langsam Braunstein | @slowhoneybee

The Family-Friendly Future of the Gender Revolution

by Frances Goldscheider

What the Amish Taught Me About Work-Family Balance

by Amber Lapp | @AmberDavidLapp

Prince William, Father First

by Melissa Langsam Braunstein | @slowhoneybee

Baby Steps Toward Paid Maternity Leave

by Patrick Brown | @PTBwrites

What Couples with Children Argue About Most

by Nicholas Zill

The Confidence of Millennial Moms

by Ashley McGuire

Why Workers Are Angry

by David Lapp | @AmberDavidLapp

What Do Employers Owe Their Workers?

by David Lapp | @AmberDavidLapp

How Technology Makes Parenting Easier

by Ashley McGuire

Why Paul Ryan Matters for Parents

by Melissa Langsam Braunstein | @slowhoneybee

Are Working Parents As Busy As They Think?

by Naomi Schaefer Riley | @NaomiSRiley

Parental Happiness and Work-Family Arrangements

by Laurie DeRose

Does Egalitarianism Really Improve Couples’ Sex Lives?

by Laurie DeRose

The Work-Life Preferences of Highly Talented Men and Women

by Anna Sutherland | @annams59

The Real Innovation in Netflix’s New Parental Leave Program

by Ashley McGuire

When Work Fails Families

by David Lapp | @AmberDavidLapp

Do We Want Involved Dads?

by Melissa Langsam Braunstein | @slowhoneybee

What the “Mounting Evidence” on Working Moms Really Shows

by Kay Hymowitz | @KayHymowitz

(Most) Married Mothers Want Balance

by Melissa Langsam Braunstein | @slowhoneybee

Making Marriage HIP?

by Tiffany Jones Miller

How Progressive Policies Can Strengthen Marriage and Family Life

by Shawn Fremstad and Melissa Boteach

How Many Families Would Be Left Out by Obama’s Tax Plan?

by W. Bradford Wilcox | @WilcoxNMP

Mothers Can Be More Productive at Work

by Melissa Langsam Braunstein | @slowhoneybee

Emerging Family-Friendly Towns in Europe

by Pau Serra del Pozo

Let’s Synchronize the Work and School Day

by Ashley McGuire

Gender Gap Journalism

by Kay Hymowitz | @KayHymowitz

Motherhood on Campus and at Work

by Claire Lehmann

Working Mothers: The Coming of a New Era?

by Neil Gilbert

The Changing U.S. Labor Force

by Anna Sutherland | @annams59

Delayed Childbearing Affects Grandparents, Too

by Ashley McGuire

How to Empower Women in the Workplace

by Ashley McGuire

Five Facts About Grandparents

by Anna Sutherland | @annams59

Today’s Stay-at-Home Dads

by Anna Sutherland | @annams59

The Work-Life Balance of Homeschool Moms

by Jeffrey S. Dill

To Help Young Women, Offer Relief from Student Loan Debt

by Ashley McGuire

Making Work Pay (for Children)

by Anna Sutherland | @annams59

How a Second Baseman Boosted Pro-Family Policy

by Ashley McGuire

How Dads Juggle Work and Family

by Anna Sutherland | @annams59

Today’s Stay-at-Home Moms

by Anna Sutherland | @annams59

Universal Preschool as Old-Age Support

by Laurie DeRose

What Could Go Wrong?

by W. Bradford Wilcox | @WilcoxNMP

How to Support Work-Family Flexibility

by Anna Sutherland | @annams59

Surprisingly, Most Married Families Today Tilt Neo-Traditional

by W. Bradford Wilcox | @WilcoxNMP

A More Widely Appealing Case for Paternity Leave

by Anna Sutherland | @annams59

One Way to Help Women: Make It Easier to Have Children

by Ashley McGuire

The Stubborn Facts Behind the Gender Pay Gap

by Kay Hymowitz | @KayHymowitz

Few Regret Interrupting Their Careers for Family

by Anna Sutherland | @annams59

Where Equal Is Worse?

by Kay Hymowitz | @KayHymowitz

David Koch Does Daycare

by Ashley McGuire

Janet Yellen’s Husband on Men, Marriage, and the Family

by Anna Sutherland | @annams59

Five Facts about How Parents Spend Their Time

by Anna Sutherland | @annams59

Sheryl Sandberg’s Case for Marriage

by Ashley McGuire

Generous Work/Family Policies Don’t Guarantee Equality

by Kay Hymowitz | @KayHymowitz