Problem

Failure to employ skills of home-bound educated women

Other Names:
Domestic deskilling of women
Incidence:
Mothers who take a break in their career to raise children, lose out on pay and promotion; one reason why nearly two-thirds of the UK's best educated women are employed in administrative and clerical jobs.
Related Problems:
Obsolete vocational skills
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Date of last update
01.01.2000 – 00:00 CET