This report looks at the scale of the gender pay gap between male and female graduates and the factors that may influence this. It finds the overall graduate gender pay gap is not wholly accounted for by subject of study, type of university attended, prior...
Issues relating to the economic security for all Australian women – a white paper (June 2018) update
This white paper focuses on the latest data and research, with a focus on the key issues in gender financial equality. It has revamped and updated where necessary the recommendations from the 2018 white paper that attempted to set a framework for greater economic security...
The main motivation of this paper is to assess whether gender-related persistence in job flexibility outcomes, as measured by work hours and commuting distance, prevents further closing of gender gaps.
Australian of the Year Ita Buttrose claims the lack of women in Prime Minister Tony Abbott's cabinet shows the glass ceiling still exists in Australia and that women are yet to break through it.
While Australian women's educational attainment has steadily increased over the past two decades, the gender pay gap has been "in neutral for 20 years", says Shadow treasurer Chris Bowen.
Prime Minister Scott Morrison claims that the gender pay gap has shrunk to a record low under the policies of the Coalition Government.
American academic and commentator Kay Hymowitz claims childless women in their twenties in the US earn more than men.
Fact Check: Do big companies run by a Peter, a Michael, a David or an Andrew outnumber those run by women four to one?
Sex Discrimination Commissioner Elizabeth Broderick said: "There are fewer big Australian companies that are run by women than by men named Peter."
Pacific peoples in New Zealand are more likely than the rest of the country’s population to engage in unpaid and voluntary work. For this reason, this literature scan has been undertaken to identify research published since 2010, on the nature of unpaid work that is...