Care allowances for the frail elderly and their impact on women care-givers

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Resource Language: 
English
Media Type: 
Paper
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Author: 
Jane Jenson
Stephane Jacobzone
Publisher: 
Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development
Publication Date: 
2000
Publication Place: 
Paris, France

Discusses the impact of care allowances on women caregivers. Examines care allowances models from various countries, including Austria, Germany, France, Finland, Japan and Canada. Attempts to answer the question: what is the impact for women care-givers of various models of care allowances for the frail elderly?

ISBN/ISSN: 
CARE.J46 2000
OECD Labour Market and Social Policy Occasional Papers No. 41