Building Winnable Strategies for Paid Family Leave in the States
Publication Date: October 2002
Publisher(s): Economic Opportunity Institute
Author(s): Marilyn P. Watkins
Keywords: Paid Family Leave; Family and Medical Leave Act; Workplace benefits
Coverage: Washington California
Demonstrates how providing a minimum amount of paid annual leave to all workers provides needed support to balance responsibilities at home and on the job. Outlines advantages to elder care, family care, parental leave needs and greater participation of women in the workplace as a result of family leave insurance.