Nobel economics prize won by pioneering gender gap researcher
Oct 9, 2023

Nobel economics prize won by pioneering gender gap researcher

Harvard's Claudia Goldin was awarded the 2023 Nobel Prize in economics this morning. We discuss her contributions to our understanding of the gender pay gap.

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A big Mack strike

Progress has been made between UAW workers and major automakers in Detroit. While strikes are not expanding at Ford, GM and Stellantis, the strike has grown to include a fourth company: Mack Trucks.

Economic historian Claudia Goldin wins Nobel Prize in economics for research on gender pay gap

Claudia Goldin's work explores women's experience of the labor market and what factors drive the gender gap.
Claudia Goldin is announced as the 2023 Nobel Prize winner in economics in Sweden on Monday.
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Leanna Byrne Host, BBC
Kelly Silvera Executive Producer
Meredith Garretson Morbey Senior Producer
Erika Soderstrom Producer
Alex Schroeder Producer
Ariana Rosas Producer
Dylan Miettinen Digital Producer
Jesson Duller Media Producer
Nick Esposito Media Producer
Nic Perez Director/Producer
James Graham Producer, BBC
Jo Critcher Producer, BBC
Olie D'Albertanson Producer, BBC
Naomi Rainey Producer, BBC