Lifestyles of French Women Vs. American


JUDITH WARNER Freelance Writer

JOAN WILLIAMS Author, Unbending Gender: Why Family and Work Conflict and What to Do About It (Oxford Press, 1999)

NADEGE LE GAL Director of Academic & Social Programs, French-American Foundation (non profit, help ties between America and France)

If you're a working mom in America, you might wish you lived in France. These moms get LOTS of benefits, including tax breaks to help pay for a nanny and wonderful part-time pre-schools which start as early as 16 months old. Is it really better over there? Guest host Steve Inskeep talks with an American mom who lived in France about the perks of being French.

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