On Wednesday, the Conservatives matched the Liberals’ pledge to extend parental leave from 12 to 18 months with a promise to change the employment insurance system.

Maclean’s spoke with Kathleen Lahey, a law professor at Queen’s University, on how time out affects a woman’s job prospects and earning power.

Read the interview on Macleans.ca.

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