We are open but due to high demand and courier delays, delivery times are expected to be longer.
0

Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Description - Finding Time: The Economics of Work-Life Conflict by Heather Boushey

"Ambitious, fast-paced, fact-filled, and accessible."
-Science

"A compelling case for why achieving the right balance of time with our families?is vital to the economic success and prosperity of our nation? A must read."
-Maria Shriver

From backyard barbecues to the blogosphere, working men and women across the country are raising the same worried question: How can I get ahead at my job while making sure my family doesn't suffer? A visionary economist who has looked at the numbers behind the personal stories, Heather Boushey argues that resolving the work?life conflict is as vital for us personally as it is essential economically. Finding Time offers ingenious ways to help us carve out the time we need, while showing businesses that more flexible policies can actually make them more productive.

"Supply and demand curves are suddenly 'sexy' when Boushey uses them to prove that paid sick days, paid family leave, flexible work schedules, and affordable child care aren't just cutesy women's issues for families to figure out 'on their own time and dime,' but economic issues affecting the country at large."
-Vogue

"Boushey argues that better family-leave policies should not only improve the lives of struggling families but also boost workers' productivity and reduce firms' costs."
-The Economist

Buy Finding Time: The Economics of Work-Life Conflict by Heather Boushey from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780674241497
Format: Paperback / softback
(210mm x 140mm x mm)
Pages: 360
Imprint: Harvard University Press
Publisher: Harvard University Press
Publish Date: 8-Oct-2019
Country of Publication: United States

Other Editions - Finding Time: The Economics of Work-Life Conflict by Heather Boushey

Book Reviews - Finding Time: The Economics of Work-Life Conflict by Heather Boushey

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Finding Time: The Economics of Work-Life Conflict book by Heather Boushey and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)


A Preview for this title is currently not available.