This report provides findings from a qualititative study to understand the attitudes and behaviours of non-working partnered parents living in low-income households where neither partner is in receipt of out-of-work benefits from DWP, and to explore the factors that might influence decisions about work within their household. The research involved conducting 50 in-depth interviews with non-working partnered parents living in low-income households in three areas of the country. Fieldwork was carried out in May and June 2008.
|Translated title of the contribution||Making decisions about work in one-earner couple households|
|Publisher||Department for Work and Pensions|
|Number of pages||108|
|Volume||DWP Research Report 560|
|Publication status||Published - Mar 2009|