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Another factor likely at play in Europe is that there were a lot of well educated German women available when the need for more labor emerged. These are the low hanging fruit of any increase in women's employment, especially considering the productivity gained.

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by ARGeezer (ARGeezer a in a circle eurotrib daught com) on Tue Apr 21st, 2015 at 09:46:36 AM EST
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