The 56th Annual Werner Sichel Lectures Series at Western Michigan University continues on February 26 with a lecture by Rachel Connelly. Connelly, professor of economics at Bowdoin College, will present "A Comparison of U.S. Parents' Time with Children by Child Gender and Family Structure." The lecture begins at noon. For more information visit the events page at the WMU Economics Department. The Sichel Lecture Series is cosponsored by the W.E. Upjohn Institute.
Connolly is also the coauthor of Kids at Work: The Value of Employer-Sponsored On-Site Child Care Centers (Upjohn Press 2004) and The Time Use of Mothers in the United States at the Beginning of the 21st Century (Upjohn Press 2010).