The following studies represent research carried out by NBER-affiliated researchers, and distributed in the NBER working paper series since January 1, 2020, that bears on the core themes of the Study Group.

w26617 - Why Firms Offer Paid Parental Leave: An Exploratory Study
Author(s): Claudia Goldin, Sari Pekkala Kerr, Claudia Olivetti

w26622 -  Is Parental Leave Costly for Firms and Coworkers?
Author(s): Anne A. Brenøe, Serena P. Canaan, Nikolaj A. Harmon, Heather N. Royer

w26662 -  The Economic Consequences of Being Denied an Abortion
Author(s): Sarah Miller, Laura R. Wherry, Diana Greene Foster

w26674 -  Caught between Cultures: Unintended Consequences of Improving Opportunity for Immigrant Girls
Author(s): Gordon B. Dahl, Cristina Felfe, Paul Frijters, Helmut Rainer

w26693 -  Information and Social Norms: Experimental Evidence on the Labor Market Aspirations of Saudi Women
Author(s): Monira Essa Aloud, Sara Al-Rashood, Ina Ganguli, Basit Zafar

w26703 -  Ask and You Shall Receive? Gender Differences in Regrades in College
Author(s): Cher Hsuehhsiang Li, Basit Zafar

w26709 -  A Century of the American Woman Voter: Sex Gaps in Political Participation, Preferences, and Partisanship Since Women’s Enfranchisement
Author(s): Elizabeth U. Cascio, Na’ama Shenhav

w26781 - Votes For Women: An Economic Perspective on Women’s Enfranchisement
Author(s): Carolyn Moehling and Melissa A. Thomasson

w26822 - The Effects of Professor Gender on the Post-Graduation Outcomes of Female Students
Author(s): Hani Mansour, Daniel I. Rees, Bryson M. Rintala, and Nathan N. Wozny

w26837 - Gender Roles and the Gender Expectations Gap
Author(s): Francesco D’Acunto, Ulrike Malmendier, and Michael Weber

w26864 - Can Mentoring Help Female Assistant Professors in Economics? An Evaluation by Randomized Trial
Author(s): Donna K. Ginther, Janet Currie, Francine D. Blau, Rachel Croson

w26875 - Same-Sex Couples and the Marital Surplus: The Importance of the Legal Environment
Author(s): Daniel S. Hamermesh and Scott Delhommer