By Sanola Daley* Para leer en español, haz clik aquí Follow @ariels_voice Eight years ago, a newspaper article changed my life. It stated that, although more Jamaican women (70%) than men were enrolling in and graduating from higher education institutions, they kept having a significantly higher unemployment rate -15.6% and 5.7% respectively-. As a Jamaican woman … [Read more...] about Smart companies: pay attention to women. It pays off
Para leer en español, hacer clik aquí The images of women in the soap operas may not be all that flattering for a feminist: jealous, insecure, and beautiful on the outside if not always on the inside. So what if I told you that soap operas offer policy makers one of their best options for reducing gender inequality? Would you believe that this somewhat staid economist has … [Read more...] about Soap operas: A guilty pleasure good for gender equality too!