Posts Tagged ‘The Price of Everything’

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    The Cost of Housework

    Feb 25, 16 • 135 Views • No Comments

    If household production were quantified and added to the GDP, its status might increase and help women who pay the high opportunity cost of doing unpaid work at home......  [read more]

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    Gender Issues: Saudi Working Women

    Dec 30, 13 • 1113 Views • No Comments

    What a difference a job makes! In Saudi Arabia, although many women still need a man’s “yes,” for most major and minor decisions ranging from marrying to mall shopping, a recent decree from King Abdullah opened some professional doors. For......  [read more]

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    Female or Male Leftovers?

    Dec 5, 12 • 743 Views • No Comments

    For Chinese women, success can be a problem. China’s working women are becoming more affluent. And perhaps for that reason, there has been a backlash. The single, intelligent, successful female has been maligned by the All-China Women’s......  [read more]

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    The Augusta National Golf Club and Women

    Apr 7, 12 • 486 Views • No Comments

    Has the value of a woman changed at Augusta National Golf Club? Samuel Palmisano, Louis Gerstner and John Akers are former IBM CEOs with Augusta National Golf Club green blazers. Until now,  the CEOs of all major corporate sponsors of the Masters at Augusta......  [read more]