Cultural & Global Issues

Gender Inequality and Women in the Workplace

Abstract:

In the following Q&A, Mary Brinton—sociology professor at Harvard University—answers a few questions about how the United States compared to other post industrial countries on gender inequality.

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Harvard University

Author:

Harvard Summer School

Published:

7/31/2014

Tackling The Number One Cause Of Gender Inequality At Work: Unequal Pay

Abstract:

In this interview Jenkins shares why closing the pay gap is critical to advancing gender equality in the workplace and what companies can do to make sure women get their fair share.

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Forbes.com

Author:

Michelle King

Published:

3/7/2018

Racism and Sexism Combine to Shortchange Working Black Women

Abstract:

This article explores the pay gap specifically in African American and Black women.

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Center for American Progress

Author:

Jocelyn Frye

Published:

8/22/2019

Bias Correct: Workplaces Around the World

Abstract:

This video explores how the unconscious gender bias functions are the biggest invisible barrier for women's advancement.

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Source:

YouTube.com

Author:

Catalyst.org

Published:

2/28/2020

The Paycheck: A Podcast About Women, Work, and Money

Abstract:

This podcast explores issues women face in the workplace.

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Bloomberg.com

Author:

Bloomberg.com

Published:

Ongoing

The intersectional wage gaps faced by Latina women in the United States

Abstract:

This article explores how Like other women of color, Latinas face multiple structural barriers in the U.S. labor market, including both gender discrimination and racial and ethnic discrimination.

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Source:

Washington Center for Economic Growth

Author:

Kate Bahn and Will McGrew

Published:

11/1/2018