Thursday, June 14, 2012

Forbes, June 1, 2012, Friday


June 1, 2012, Friday

Forbes (full article)

Why Women's Pay Growth Slows at Age 30 and Peaks by 39

Francine Blau, professor of economics and industrial and labor relations at Cornell University, offers some cautions when reading the data: It’s not a random sample, as users opt in to providing information, and so may differ from other sources. It also doesn’t follow people over time. Rather, they are comparing earnings based on gender and various ages at one point in time.