Flashcards in Videos Deck (2)
Sylvia Hewlett, “Cost of Neglecting Our Children.”
58. What were the results of her study with Yale graduates’ wives?
-Males all doing better than wives
-Divorce rate of 70%
-Wives make low $11,000 a year, compared to husbands $185,000
-Once wives have kid do even worse bc lack of childcare and other things like health insurance.
-The average woman took about 9 years off to take care of kids, and moved around a lot for husbands job.