Category Archives: Gender Gap

This is the most sexist place in America. For women born there, it will have significant impacts.

Adapted from a story by The Washington Post’s Christopher Ingraham If you want to move to the least sexist state in America, then head to New Hampshire, according to an index of sexist attitudes developed by economists at the University … Continue reading

Posted in Children, civilization, Demographics, Education, Fairness, Families, Gender Gap, income, Marriage, Science, Thought-Provoking Analysis, United States, Washington Post

Men, women differ over some qualities they see as essential for political and business leadership

By John Gramlich of the Pew Research Center Men and women in the United States generally agree on many of the personal qualities and competencies they see as essential for political and business leaders to have. But there are notable differences … Continue reading

Posted in Gender Gap, Pew Research, Women

Once women overcome early career challenges, they may reap more rewards than male peers, new research shows

By Katherine L. Milkman, professor at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania There’s still a long way to go and for working women, the news is often demoralizing. We learn of case after case of gross workplace abuses … Continue reading

Posted in Business, civilization, Compensation, Discrimination, Fairness, Gender Gap, income, leadership, Money, Politics, Power, Thought-Provoking Analysis, United States, Women

Gender discrimination comes in many forms for today’s working women

By Kim Parker and Cary Funk of Pew Research About four-in-ten working women (42%) in the United States say they have faced discrimination on the job because of their gender. They report a broad array of personal experiences, ranging from … Continue reading

Posted in Business, Discrimination, Fairness, Gender Gap, Pew Research, United States, Women

How more women in AI could change the world

By Debrah Charatan Have you ever wondered why so many companies program robots, virtual assistants, and AI with feminine traits? Have you ever pondered, if there were more women behind the algorithms, how AI would be different — not just … Continue reading

Posted in Artificial Intelligence, Controversial, Gender Gap, Robots, Women