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This week on the Daily Beat, in honor of Women’s History Month, we will be looking at global feminization and gender equality in the workforce.
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Today: Monday, March 23, 2015 – This week’s podcast covers an event at The New School which gave a one-day workshop on gendered labor market segregation in developing countries. This is part of a joint research project between the New School for Social Research and the University of Gottingen.
Today, William Milberg, Dean and professor of Economics at the New School for Social Research, speaks with us about his general research on the growing amount of women being educated globally and entering the workforce. He points to how research is showing changes and barriers to women staying in the growing technological industry of work that is consuming economies throughout the world. Educating women, no longer seems to leave the positive prospects it once had in the 80s and 90s. We learn why.
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