What's happening to women in the workforce?
Broadcast: Midmorning, 04/26/2006, 10:06 a.m.
Minnesota's employment office says the state's historically high percentage of women in the workplace is dropping. But experts disagree on why this is happening, or if women really are choosing to leave.
- Steve Hine: Research director, Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development.
- Erin Kelly: Assistant professor at the University of Minnesota, and co-principal investigator, with Phyllis Moen, of the Flexible Work and Well-Being Center, part of the National Institutes of Health Network on Work, Family, Health & Well-Being.
- Heather Boushey: Economist, Center for Economic and Policy Research.