Gender inequality in employment status following family migration in GB and the US: the effect of relative occupational status

Paul Joseph Boyle, T Cooke, KH Halfacree, D Smith

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    Abstract

    Presents the findings of a study of long distance migrations for employment opportunities in both the US and the UK. Compares the cross-national differences between the two countries and tries to investigate the effects of the relative resources of the partner in their subsequent search for employment. Attempts to discover any gender differences based upon occupational status. Evaluates the similarity and differences between the countries.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)109-143
    JournalInternational Journal of Sociology and Social Policy
    Volume19
    Issue number9/10/11
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 1999

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