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Work history patterns and the occupational attainment of women

Mark B. Stewart

Work history patterns and the occupational attainment of women

by Mark B. Stewart

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Published by University of Warwick, Dept. of Economics in Coventry .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Mark B. Stewart and Christine A. Greenhalgh.
SeriesWarwick economic research papers -- no.212
ContributionsGreenhalgh, Christine., University of Warwick. Department of Economics.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14872331M

Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. We studied and used occupational attainment as quantified by the extensive characterization in the Occupational Information Network (O ∗ NET 1), an online resource maintained by the US Department of Labor. Every job, for example Physics Teacher, Postsecondary or Marketing Manager, is assigned a Standard Occupational Classification (SOC Author: Christian Habeck, Teal S. Eich, Yian Gu, Yaakov Stern.

Cecilia In , Black women earned, on average, sixty cents for every dollar earned by White women. 1 Between and , this wage gap disappeared. No documented racial trend between and is quite as impressive. Unfortunately, the improvement in relative earnings did not continue past ; and this post deterioration in relative earnings was not limited to Black. Educational Attainment of Women by Race. Click the image to view the data visualization. [Source: U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey 1-Year Estimates] History of educational attainment, undergraduate field of degree questions. Educational attainment originated with the Census. It was transferred to the ACS in when it.

According to status attainment theory, one of the best predictors of occupational success is? the fathers occupation Earl decides that after spending 2 years as an RN that it would be a good idea for him to go to medical school so that he can make better income. But even when men and women work in the same occupation—whether as hairdressers, cosmetologists, nurses, teachers, computer engineers, mechanical engineers, or construction workers—men make more, on average, than women (CPS microdata –). As a thought experiment, imagine if women’s occupational distribution mirrored men’s.


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Work history patterns and the occupational attainment of women by Mark B. Stewart Download PDF EPUB FB2

The objectives of this paper are firstly to describe the various work-history patterns exhibited by U.K. women and, secondly, to quantify the effect of these life-cycle factors on the occupational attainment, occupational progress and earnings of women.

Download PDF: Sorry, we are unable to provide the full text but you may find it at the following location(s): ?si (external link)Author: Mark B Stewart and Christine A Greenhalgh. SOCIAL SCIENCE RESEARCH 7, () Women's Employment Patterns and Occupational Achievements RACHEL A. RoSENFELD McGill University, Montreal, Canada This paper suggests that employment patterns and occupational advancement are related: Those less extensively and less continuously employed will have less investment in human capital, fewer opportunities to move to higher positions in the occupational structure, and, consequently, less gain in occupational rewards over the work Cited by: Isaksson et al.

() inspected a sample of Swedish women’s career patterns in terms of mobility direction, occupational level, and stability of labor market participation, which enabled them to identify five patterns of women’s career: consistent on one level, one step upwards, several steps upwards, career delayed, and discontinuous by: women's roles are more regulated and their economic activities restricted, there are in general very few activities which can universally be described as women's work.

Occupational health risks are seldom confined to one sex alone. The risks are only likely to beFile Size: KB. Work, employment, and occupational mobility have been prominent features of the history of Asian American communities ever since they first arrived in the U.S.

In fact, the fundamental reason why the majority of Asians first immigrated to America was to find work and earning a living to support themselves and their families.

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The effect of child care and part time opportunities on participation and fertility decisions in : Yekaterina Chzhen. The occupational history is an integral part of a thorough medical interview, but may be difficult to interpret.

A convenient format for obtaining an individual occupational history data base is provided, with guides to the interpretation of pertinent responses.

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Differences in the occupational attainment patterns of men and women were investigated by using data from 12 industrial societies. The sample consisted of employed persons 20 to 64 years of age working full- or part-time in the United States, Australia, Denmark, Finland, West Germany, Great Britain, Netherlands, Northern Ireland, Norway, Sweden, Israel, and Japan.

Investigating individuals’ sequences of occupations and identifying suitable patterns is a complex task. Most research focuses on single time-points, single jobs and single transitions and only few longitudinal studies have investigated career paths over a long period of time.

The aim of this study is to describe occupational career patterns (OCP) over a period of 30 years using longitudinal Cited by: 1. Get this from a library. Occupational employment patterns for and [United States. Bureau of Labor Statistics.; United States.

Department of Labor. Manpower Administration.]. In particular, the relative importance of structural factors and unobserved heterogeneity to the occupational attainment of women who choose to work part-time is : Victoria Prowse.

The direct effect of social origin on men’s occupational attainment over the early life course: An Italian-Dutch comparison Scrutinizes the notion that patterns of school-to-work transitions. The more important determinants of occupational outcomes at entry and later points in the work career are the human capital variables, i.e.

educational attainment and experience. Duration of time since leaving school to first job has a statistically significant and negative impact on earnings, which increases over time for men but not for by: Occupational Employment nificantly among managerial and professional specialty oc-cupations: inwomen accounted for 43 percent of mana-gerial and related employment, nearly double their share in (22 percent); and women’s share of employment in pro-fessional occupations also rose over this period, from 45 per-cent to 53 Size: 80KB.

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Featured texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection. Books to Borrow. Top American Libraries Canadian.Social participation had its predicted effects for women; higher levels of participation by women in organizations in when they were age 36 predicted higher midlife occupational attainment, but this pattern was not evident for men, and religious participation was not predictive of midlife occupational attainment for either men or by:   Abstract.

Historically, sociologists have paid little attention to the role of non-cognitive characteristics in occupational attainment. This is in sharp contrast to the relatively large amount of research highlighting the importance of cognitive traits, such as IQ and educational qualifications, or characteristics related to social background, such as social class origin, sex or by: