Teachers feel undervalued — and they may be right

Aug 18, 2016
Teachers make 17 percent less than workers with the same education and experience.
There's a pay gap between teachers and professionals with similar levels of education and experience.
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New report traces the gender pay gap from birth to the C-suite

Jul 20, 2016
Women's education doesn't close the wage gap with men, study says.
The often-referenced figure that women earn 79 cents for every dollar men do isn't the whole story.
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Maybe it's time for more emoji equality

May 11, 2016
Some folks are suggesting that there should be more emojis representing women doing various jobs.
A selection of some proposed emojis. 
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Melinda Gates on balancing the burden of unpaid work

Mar 23, 2016
Women are suffering from a lack of time, argues Gates.
Melinda Gates wants to change expectations about women's work.
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The Obama administration takes on the wage gap

Jan 29, 2016
Women still earn only about 79 cents for every dollar a man does.

A look at the gender wage gap across the US

Apr 14, 2015
Data show varying levels of pay disparity between men and women across the U.S.

The numbers for October 9, 2014

Oct 9, 2014
The JPMorgan breach might include more banks: Here's what we're reading Thursday.

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PODCAST: (Not) talking about pay

Apr 8, 2014
Banco Popular is shifting eastward from Los Angeles and Chicago. And looking at giving and taking in the workplace.

Why don't we like to talk about our pay?

Apr 8, 2014
An executive order will make it easier for federal contractors to discuss pay

Can an executive order help close the pay gap?

Apr 7, 2014
The order will ban federal contractors from retaliating against employees who discuss what they're paid.
 A woman works on GM truck engine on the assembly line of the General Motors Flint Assembly Plant January 24, 2011 in Flint, Michigan.
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