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Women spend 7 more years working than men and get no money or credit for it

Women spend seven more years on average performing household work than men, according to philanthropist Melinda Gates. While caregiving can be meaningful, male economists have overlooked unpaid household labour when measuring productive work. Melinda Gates recently sat down with Business Insider US Editor-in-Chief Alyson Shontell to discuss the barriers to […]
Women spend 7 more years working than men and get no money or credit for it
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The worst countries for women around the world

Thursday is International Women’s Day, which celebrates the ongoing movement for women’s rights. To measure the world’s progress toward gender equality, the World Economic Forum (WEF) created the Global Gender Gap Index a decade ago. The most recent report, published in November 2017, analyses four main dimensions: economic participation and […]
The worst countries for women around the world