Women’s Evolving Careers Helped Shrink the Gender Pay Gap

Abstract: The narrowing of the gender pay gap since the 1970s appears to be linked to women increasing their labor force attachment and shifting to higher-paying occupations.

Keywords: gender pay gap; women's labor force participation;

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Provider: Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis

Source: On the Economy

Publication Date: 2023-05-16