WOMEN'S FIGURES: THE ECONOMIC PROGRESS OF WOMEN IN

WOMEN'S FIGURES: THE ECONOMIC PROGRESS OF WOMEN IN

by Diana Furchtgott-Roth, Christine Stolba
     
 

Challenges several conceptions about American women's economic opportunities, debunking ideas on the glass ceiling, the wage gap, and the pink ghetto. Reveals faulty methodological assumptions behind "conventional wisdom" on this subject, and presents empirical evidence and interpretation. Includes color graphs. Furchtgott-Roth is a resident fellow at the American…  See more details below

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Challenges several conceptions about American women's economic opportunities, debunking ideas on the glass ceiling, the wage gap, and the pink ghetto. Reveals faulty methodological assumptions behind "conventional wisdom" on this subject, and presents empirical evidence and interpretation. Includes color graphs. Furchtgott-Roth is a resident fellow at the American Enterprise Institute and a member of the National Advisory Board of the Independent Women's Forum. Stolba is an instructor of history at Emory University and a historian. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780844770833
Publisher:
American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research
Publication date:
10/01/1996
Pages:
71
Product dimensions:
7.05(w) x 10.03(h) x 0.26(d)

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