Monday, March 10, 2014

The Stanford Daily, March 6, 2014, Thursday

The Stanford Daily 

March 6, 2014, Thursday 

The Stanford Daily (full article)

Feminism and the Wage Gap Part II

But this doesn’t tell the whole story – in 2000, an extensive study conducted by Cornell economists Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn found that when factors like work experience, education, race, occupation distribution and union coverage are controlled for, there still exists a 9% pay difference. A more recent 2008 study found this gap is more like 7%. What is this 7%?