"If you wanted to predict the future based on school achievement alone, our world would be a matriarchy.” Famed Psychologist Susan Pinker wrote that line almost a decade ago in her book The Sexual Paradox: Extreme Men, Gifted Women, and the Real Gender Gap, but she could easily make the same cl...
  For decades now, median earnings for women have been stuck at about 20 percent below men’s. Why hasn’t there been more progress on wage equality? The answer may lie with a troubling new research study: work done by women just isn’t valued as much. That explanation sounds li...
Even when writers have good intentions, they can’t escape gender bias, a new study shows. Even scientists find objectivity to be tough.  Because of unconscious gender bias, they are twice as likely to write outstanding letters of recommendation for men than for women, according to an extensive ...