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The macroeconomic damage from gender discrimination

Stempel, Daniel and Neyer, Ulrike (2021) The macroeconomic damage from gender discrimination. USApp – American Politics and Policy Blog (05 Jun 2021). Blog Entry.

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Abstract

Daniel Stempel and Ulrike Neyer analyse the effects of gender discrimination on macroeconomic outcomes. Their study suggests that if there were no gender discrimination, adverse economic shocks like the COVID-19 pandemic would be less detrimental to economic activity. Additional consequences of gender discrimination come via monetary policy: central bank reactions to the crisis end up increasing discriminatory wage gaps and are less effective at stabilising the economy.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
Official URL: https://blogs.lse.ac.uk/usappblog/
Additional Information: © 2021 The Author(s)
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HC Economic History and Conditions
H Social Sciences > HQ The family. Marriage. Woman
H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology
Date Deposited: 17 Aug 2021 08:36
Last Modified: 16 Sep 2021 23:24
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/111229

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