Posts Tagged ‘gender issues’

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    Gender Issues: Japan’s Shrinking Population Caused by Women’s Success?

    Jan 28, 13 • 551 Views • Gender Issues, HouseholdsNo Comments

    By Lilli DeBode, guest blogger, senior at Kent Place School Japan is facing a serious problem that many countries wish they had: a decreasing population. The population declined by 212,000 people in 2012, and the current fertility rate, (which is at 1.39 per

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    Gender Issues: The Second Glass Ceiling

    Jan 21, 13 • 153 Views • Gender Issues, HouseholdsNo Comments

    By Lilli DeBode, guest blogger, senior at Kent Place School A recent study shows that the glass ceiling not only pertains to employment, but also to marriage.  The results demonstrate that as women earn more than their husbands, the frequency of those

  • Gender Issues: New Hampshire and Natalie Portman

    Jan 7, 13 • 196 Views • Businesses, Demand, Supply, and Markets, Gender Issues, Households, Labor, UncategorizedNo Comments

    Thinking of the gender pay gap, there might be a connection between New Hampshire politicians and Natalie Portman. New Hampshire political life is dominated by women. New Hampshire’s 2 Senators, her 2 Congressional representatives, her governor, speaker