By Alena Heitlinger
This ebook assesses the comparison among guidelines selling women's equality and the reversal of fertility decline. in response to comparative facts from Canada, Australia, Britain, and to a extra restricted quantity the united states, Alena Heitlinger examines the effect of significant foreign tools selling women's equality, and nationwide similarities and variations in women's coverage equipment, provision for maternity and childcare, financial counsel for households with childrens, and the prices and merits of fertility-related measures vis - vis immigration similar measures.
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