Why Netflix’s Parental Leave Policy is Good For Babies

August 5, 2015

Publication: TIME

Featured Expert: Jack P. Shonkoff

Link: http://time.com/3985933/why-netflixs-parental-leave-policy-is-good-for-babies/

Video-streaming company Netflix announced this week that it will offer its employees a year of maternity and paternity leave during the first year after their child’s birth or adoption. Center Director Jack Shonkoff talks with TIME about what this may mean for children, particularly the effects of early child-parent bonds on cognitive, emotional, and social development.

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