Working mums not expected to quit jobs

Despite claims to the contrary, working mothers will not quit their jobs en masse when subsidies for childminders are slashed, the government’s economic policy unit CPB said on Tuesday.

The CBP said there was no great increase in the number of women working when the childminder subsidies were introduced two years ago.

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