Friday, April 12, 2013

Star-Gazette, April 9, 2013, Tuesday


April 9, 2013, Tuesday

Star-Gazette (full article)

Elmira Equal Pay Day calls attention to gender-based pay inequity

It’s no secret that women in the workforce are usually paid less than men who are working the same job.

But what’s harder to determine is if the gender pay gap is a result of discrimination or because women voluntarily choose jobs that pay less, says Pamela Tolbert, a professor at Cornell University’s School of Industrial and Labor Relations.