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Firms that conduct business as broker-dealers in securities or in the investment banking field are characterized as houses.

House

A broker-dealer or underwriting person or firm. Houses are usually large institutions, but may also be an individual. They provide investment advising services, place and execute orders on behalf of clients, and place new issues with investors.

house

An organization that acts as a broker-dealer or an underwriter.

house

In real estate jargon, generally indicates a detached dwelling on a parcel of its own land.

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These results for young and middle-aged women lead the authors to believe that it is housework time in conjunction with child care that is the true cause of the wage effects of housework time.
Uncompensated own-wage elasticities are negative for both husbands' and wives' housework times.
When adding sleep to the mix, the study revealed that getting too much or too little - defined as under 7 hours or more than 8 hours per night - negated the health benefits of housework for women.
On workdays, parents are more evenly splitting housework and childcare," notes coauthor Jill Yavorsky.
Then again, when you're living alone if you don't do the housework, it just doesn't get done.
Childcare/childrearing is similarly subsumed into housework in some, but not all, of the essays.
In the following article, I outline three literatures that inform this work (masculinities, housework, and stay-at-home fatherhood) and then draw on key theoretical frameworks to generate hypotheses on an understudied phenomenon: the nature of stay-at-home fathers' housework behaviors and their feelings about household tasks.
While this brings many benefits, substituting strenuous housework for sedentary office work may take its toll on the waistline.
As it goes, a fellow named Josh Katz reviewed data from the American Time Use Survey and compared how much housework and caregiving "nonemployed'' Americans do.
Women are no longer trapped in the home - they can go out to work then come back and start the housework.
And, perhaps more to the point, anyone who's ever met a man doesn't need a survey to point out they are inevitably, unrelentingly, unbearably hopeless at housework.
Despite the growing involvement of men, women are still doing the lion~s share of housework across the board.