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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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We also asked participants to assess the extent to which she or he might be judged negatively by unexpected visitors-extended family, bosses and friends-and how much responsibility they believed Jennifer or John would bear for housework if they were working full-time and living alone, working full-time and married with children, or a married, stay-at-home parent.
"It showed married couple share childcare duties more equally than other housework duties," the authors of the study said.
"I love my family so much and I hate that I have to spend so much of my time doing housework.
While a women's entry into the labour force in Pakistan is constrained by several socioeconomic and cultural factors including education levels, lack of transport, and familial restrictions, it is housework that dominates.
The cleaner we spoke to said: "Most of the time the man will sit and watch while you do the housework. I have never had awkwardness at all.
When it came to looking at the effects of housework on health, Adjei and Brand found that elderly adults who spent between 3 and 6 hours on housework every day were 25 percent more likely to report good health, compared with those who spent just 1-2 hours doing housework each day.
"On workdays, parents are more evenly splitting housework and childcare," notes coauthor Jill Yavorsky.
One of the weaknesses of the book is that housework is never defined or delimited.
Research Question 1: What housework (amount and type) do you complete in a typical day?
Advances in technology also meant the housework she does do is likely to be lighter than in past.
Women have long been annoyed that they do more housework than men, as demonstrated by many studies, but now they are really steamed.