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The value of sick pay: older workers & women often get less

Women and older workers are less likely to have access to employer-provided sick pay, according to Dr Christopher Rauh, from the Covid Inequality Project. The research has also found that workers in jobs that cannot be done from home are particularly unlikely to have sick pay.

Published on: Thursday 9th September 2021

Tags:

Covid-19

Gender

Age

Workers

Theme: transmission


Academic Gender Gap Widens During Pandemic

In the first weeks of the pandemic, the submission of articles to journals by women, fell dramatically more than their male counterparts.

Published on: Wednesday 21st July 2021

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COVID-19

Gender

Inequalities

Women in Economics


Has the Pandemic Changed Research Culture – and is it for the better?

Times Higher Education has quoted the research by Dr. Amano-Patiño, Dr. Faraglia, Dr. Giannitsarou and Zeina Hasna, into how the COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted the inequalities for women and junior academics.

Published on: Thursday 15th April 2021

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COVID-19

Gender

Inequalities

Women in Economics


Gendered Economic Impact of Coronavirus

A new report on the gendered economic impact of the current coronvirus pandemic features Dr Christopher Rauh. It says the government risks turning the clock back on gender equality.

Published on: Tuesday 9th February 2021

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COVID-19

Gender

Inequalities

Labour Market

Theme: transmission


International Women's Day 2021 - Bridging the Gender Gap

As part of International Women's Day, Dr. Chryssi Giannitsarou will be a guest speaker at the University College Dublin (UCD) webinar, "Bridging the gender gap: Research and responses to COVID-19".

Published on: Friday 5th March 2021

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COVID-19

Gender

Inequalities

Women in Economics


News from the Women’s Committee - A Growing Divide

Dr. Chryssi Giannitsarou and Sarah Smith (University of Bristol) have written an article for the Royal Economic Society, that says the COVID-19 pandemic has exposed and intensified inequalities in many areas of our life, including academic life.

Published on: Thursday 18th February 2021

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COVID-19

Gender

Inequalities

Women in Economics


Female Researchers and Publications During COVID-19 Podcast

Dr Noriko Amano Patino was interviewed for the Cambridge Centre for International Research’s Ideas & Innovation Talk Series about her joint paper with Elisa Faraglia, Chryssi Giannitsarou and Zeina Hasna titled "The Unequal Effects of Covid-19 on Economists' Research Productivity" which looks at the unequal effects of COVID-19 on research productivity.

Published on: Friday 18th September 2020

Tags:

COVID-19

Employment

Gender

Women in Economics


Are Women Publishing Less During the Pandemic?

Dr Noriko Amano Patino's VOXeu article and paper (joint with Elisa Faraglia, Chryssi Giannitsarou and Zeina Hasna), entitled "Who is doing new research in the time of COVID-19? Not the female economists" was quoted in the Nature article "Are Women Publishing Less During the Pandemic?" which looks at the unequal effects of COVID-19 on research productivity.

Published on: Friday 29th May 2020

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COVID-19

Employment

Gender

Women in Economics


Who is Doing New Research in the Time of COVID-19?

Dr. Noriko Amano-Patiño, Dr. Elisa Faraglia, Dr. Chryssi Giannitsarou and PhD candidate Zeina Hasna have published an article for VOXeu titled "Who is doing new research in the time of COVID-19? Not the female economists". This column suggests that the effects of lockdowns on the division of labour at home have been particularly detrimental to the research activity of women.

Published on: Monday 4th May 2020

Tags:

COVID-19

Lockdown

Gender

Women in Economics

Theme: transmission


Women in Economics - CEPR eBook

Professor Sanjeev Goyal, Dr. Anja Prummer (former Cambridge-INET Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Queen Mary University of London) and Dr. Lorenzo Ductor (University of Granada) have written a chapter "Gender and Collaboration" for the new CEPR eBook Women in Economics.

Published on: Friday 6th March 2020

Tags:

Women in Economics

Gender

Collaboration

Theme: networks