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    Gender Issues: A Little Known Chemist Who Changed Your Life

    Oct 21, 13 • 255 Views • Behavioral Economics, Businesses, Demand, Supply, and Markets, Economic Growth, Economic Thinkers, Gender gap, Innovation, Labor, Tech, Thinking EconomicallyNo Comments

    Ruth Benerito, a chemist who died on October 5th, never won a Nobel Prize. Many of us would say that she should have. Dr. Benerito enabled countless women to become more productive by perfecting wrinkle free cotton. Normal cotton is composed of strands of...