Today she criticizes the studies that estimate the wages of a mother summing up the market value of her tasks:
"What about my dog’s annual salary? She guards the house and warms the bed (Al Gore would approve — no electricity used). She cleans the floor — really well — if something spills. She’s my personal trainer and lowers my husband’s blood pressure. She heals as well as heels. Tally up that sum.”Via Brad DeLong.