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    The Invention That Started to Close the Gender Gap

    Jan 6, 14 • 246 Views • Behavioral Economics, Economic Growth, Economic History, Gender Issues, Households, Innovation, TechNo Comments

    Worrying that labor saving devices would replace her, Downton Abbey’s cook, Mrs. Patmore, was not pleased with the new electric mixer that arrived in her kitchen in 1922. By contrast, if Edith does move out of Downton Abbey into more modest living