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The Gender Gap in Mental Health Widened by Lockdowns

Women, the young, and the less educated have borne the brunt of mental health issues resulting from lockdowns, which has often exacerbated job and earnings losses, according to research by Dr Christopher Rauh

Published on: Friday 30th April 2021

Tags:

COVID-19

Lockdown

Gender Gap

Mental Health

Theme: transmission


Lockdowns Widen the Gender Gap in Mental Health

Dr. Christopher Rauh has published an article for VOXeu that looks at how women have suffered far more from social distancing measures than men in terms of their mental health.

Published on: Tuesday 27th April 2021

Tags:

COVID-19

Lockdown

Gender Gap

Mental Health

Theme: transmission