Posts Tagged ‘servants’

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    Domestic Work

    Dec 27, 11 • 173 Views • Demand, Supply, and Markets, Developing Economies, Gender Issues, Households, Labor, Macroeconomic Measurement, Thinking EconomicallyNo Comments

    What do drip dry clothing, take-out food, dog walkers, dishwashers, dry cleaners, and dusty ceilings have in common? A servant shortage. Currently, Brazil has less household help because of economic growth. Low income women who had worked and lived in the