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Rosie Gloster
Why is take-up of shared parental leave so low? Learning from parents' return to work decisions

14 June 2018

Rosie Gloster considers the low take-up of shared parental leave and what can be done to increase take-up amongst qualifying couples. Drawing on IES research for the Government Equalities Office, Rosie offers analysis of parents' decision-making around parental responsibilities.


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