Returning to work, we still have a substantial gender wage gap to diminish although its size depends on the occupation and our expectations.
We can see that the gender pay gap is about so much more than the firm when we look at marriage, children, home responsibilities, and education.
Through the women of Downton Abbey, Mary, Edith and Gwen, we can see the beginning of a feminist evolution and then revolution described by Claudia Goldin.
For pharmacists, as temporal flexibility for women has grown because of industry consolidation and standardization, the gender wage gap has shrunk.
Looking at gender ratios at colleges, for college graduates and in metro areas, we find that marriage markets vary.
On the post secondary institution side of the student loan crisis, eligible Title IV schools charge higher tuition than similar non Title IV schools.
Partially reflecting more women in the labor force, the participation rate rose from the 1970s until recently but now the mystery is why it is falling.
Our Monday Gender Issues Focus When people ask how much children cost, they expect to hear a dollar total. For women, though, the cost can be much more. First, I did check the dollar total. According to the US Department of Agriculture, in 2012, covering…
It is tough to identify the gender wage gap and why we have it but I think a group of people who live in Northeast India provide some pretty good answers. But first… The U.S. Gender Pay Gap If we…
The NYC Miss Subways competition was about a lot more than pretty “girls” (as they were called). To become Miss Subways for a month, applicants had to submit a picture to the John Robert Powers Agency. From perhaps 1000 applicants,…