Year: 1990 Source: Psychological Reports, v.66, no.1, (February 1990), p.194 SIEC No: 19900866

Analysis of 1980 US data collected by D Lester demonstrated that women’s participation in the labor force (PLF) was strongly associated with men’s PLF. However, there was no evidence that women’s PLF was a source of role conflict, a measure of status integration, or related to suicide rates.