Posts Tagged ‘Women’s Economic Opportunity Index’

  • The Surprising Glass Ceiling in Sweden and France

    The Best Places to be a Woman

    Mar 9, 12 • 92 Views • Developing Economies, Economic History, Gender gap, Households, Labor, Regulation, UncategorizedNo Comments

    In colonial Massachusetts, the law required boys to attend school while girls were primarily educated at home. Because it was illegal for a married woman to own land, Abigail Adams had to use John’s name anytime she bought or sold land. And Abigail...