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WISE 2P86 2011 Spring Chapter 5
WISE 2P86 2011 Spring Chapter 5

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School
Brock University
Department
Women's and Gender Studies
Course
WGST 2P86
Professor
Indra Hardeen
Semester
Summer

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Chapter 5 How do women fare in the labour marketWhat are the gender differences in the two main indicators of labour and market status occupational attainment and earningsWage gap or gender gap has significant consequences to the economic security of women and familiesWomen earn about 80 cents for every dollar a man makesReducing wage gap requires moving more women to nontraditional jobs opportunities for occupational mobility and reducing wage discriminationTraditionally women tended to be concentrated in office and administrative support and service occupationsMen are considerably more likely to be in blue collar occupations at 361 of men opposed to 73 of womenOccupational SegregationMany of the jobs in the professional category are either pre
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