Women’s Employment

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Gender pay gap calculator, EPI

Calculating the value of women’s unpaid work U.S. women’s unpaid labor basically equals the state GDP of New York, St. Louis Fed. Res. 3/20

The gender pay gap persists worldwide…, Hüttl, Bruegel 3/17

What is the gender pay gap and is it real? The complete guide to how women are paid less than men and why it can’t be explained away, Gould, Schieder, & Geier , EPI 10/16

Women’s Work and the Gender Pay Gap, Schieder & Gould, EPI 7/16

Pathways to Equity: Women and Good Jobs, IWPR

Looking Back, Looking Ahead: Chartbook on Women’s Progress, Hegewisch et al, IWPR 11/15

Heather Boushey on Why Work-Life Policies Aren’t Just ‘Something for the Ladies’ 3/16

Closing the pay gap and beyond, EPI Davis & Gould 11/15

Age and Gender Differences in Long-Term Unemployment: Before and After the Great Recession Monge-Naranjo & Sohail, St.Louis Fed, 11/15

Not All Working Women Can ‘Lean In’, Fredrickson, Huffington, 5/15

Women Still Earn Less than Men Across the Board, Davis, EPI 4/15

How Equal Pay for Working Women would Reduce Poverty and Grow the American Economy Hartmann et al, IWPR 1/14

Why the US Lags Other Advanced Economies in Women’s Employment, Appelbaum 11/13

Best and Worst Countries for Women, 6/12

Employment Crisis Worsens for Black Women during the Recovery, NWLC 8/11

Two Years of Economic Recovery: Women Lose Jobs, Men Find Them, Kochhar, 7/11

The Impact of the Terrorist Attacks of September 11, 2001 on Women’s Employment, Gertrude Schaffner Goldberg and Helen Lachs Ginsburg.

Uncommon Sense 23: Washington’s New Poor Law: Welfare”Reform’s” Legacy and Real Welfare Reform, by Sheila Collins.

Uncommon Sense 22: Women and Social Security: Statement and Checklist by the National Council of Women’s Organizations. Reprinted with permission from IWPR web site.

Uncommon Sense 18: Welfare Reforming the Workplace by Maurice Emsellem.

Uncommon Sense 17: Needed: A National Commitment to Families by Ruth Sidel.