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Shared Parental Leave: Take-Up Barriers and Inequality Risks
The Social Policy Blog
January 15, 2019

WFRN members Katherine Twamley and Pia Schober co-authored the blog post, “Shared Parental Leave: Take-Up Barriers and Inequality Risks”, for The Social Policy Blog. The blog post analyzes the attitudes and knowledge of British expectant mothers regarding the Shared Parental Leave (SPL) program. Dr. Twamley and Dr. Schober highlight “several important factors that might help to improve future leave policy designs and that should be kept in mind to prevent the reinforcement of gender and socio-economic inequalities.” To read the full article, please click here.