Heather Boushey

Finding Time: The Economics of Work-Life Conflict

Heather Boushey

Talk: Finding Time: The Economics of Work-Life Conflict

Employers today are demanding more and more of employees’ time. And from campaign barbecues to the blogosphere, workers across the United States are raising the same worried question: How can I get ahead at my job while making sure my family doesn’t fall behind? Heather Boushey comes to google to argue that resolving work–life conflicts is as vital for individuals and families as it is essential for realizing the country’s productive potential.

Heather Boushey

Heather Marie Boushey is the executive director and chief economist at the Washington Center for Equitable Growth, a think tank founded to accelerate cutting-edge analysis into whether and how structural changes in the U.S. economy, particularly related to economic inequality, affect economic growth, and Senior Fellow at the Center for American Progress, a U.S. think tank.