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Latest Income gender gap Stories

2012-07-13 10:50:16

Women who go to medical school just for the financial rewards of being a doctor could be making a mistake.

2012-05-18 02:22:09

If the market decides what stockbrokers earn, why are women on Wall Street earning less?

2012-02-06 20:34:24

The gap in wages between men and women has decreased sharply over the past 30 years, and a new University of Georgia study reveals that decline was even greater than previously recognized.

2011-12-16 14:01:42

Are wage differences between men and women decreasing as more women attain managerial positions?

2011-06-14 01:13:44

Many economists and sociologists have warned of the social dangers of a wide gap between the richest and everyone else.

2011-02-07 15:10:56

Part of the answer lies in the unique economies of our larger cities, finds a study by Ronni Pavan of the University of Rochester and Nathaniel Baum-Snow of Brown University and the National Bureau of Economic Research.


Word of the Day
pawl
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.
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