PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – A study reveals that your time away from home could actually be good for your children.READ MORE: Pennsylvania US Senate Race Between Republicans Mehmet Oz, Dave McCormick Too Close To Call
Researchers at Harvard found that children of working mothers are actually better off later in life.READ MORE: John Fetterman Wins Democratic Pennsylvania Primary For Senate, AP Projects
According to research by Kathleen McGinn and colleagues, women whose mothers worked outside the home are more likely to have jobs themselves, are more likely to hold supervisory responsibility at those jobs, and earn higher wages than women whose mothers stayed home full time.
They also found that men raised by working mothers are more likely to contribute to household chores and spend more time caring for family members.Phillies Return Home After Road Trip With 3-0 Loss To Padres
The survey respondents included 13,326 women and 18,152 men from 24 developed nations.