Occupational segregation and the gender wage gap in the US
Ariane Hegewisch and
Chapter 13 in Handbook of Research on Gender and Economic Life, 2013, pp 200-217 from Edward Elgar Publishing
The Handbook illuminates complex facets of the economic and social provisioning process across the globe. The contributors – academics, policy analysts and practitioners from wide-ranging areas of expertise – discuss the methodological approaches to, and analytical tools for, conducting research on the gender dimension of economic life. They also provide analyses of major issues facing both developed and developing countries. Topics explored include civil society, discrimination, informal work, working time, central bank policy, health, education, food security, poverty, migration, environmental activism and the financial crisis.
Keywords: Economics and Finance; Social Policy and Sociology (search for similar items in EconPapers)
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