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The macroeconomic damage from gender discrimination

Stempel, Daniel and Neyer, Ulrike (2021) The macroeconomic damage from gender discrimination. LSE Business Review (28 May 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/businessreview/
Additional Information: © 2021 The Authors
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor
H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor > HD28 Management. Industrial Management
H Social Sciences > HQ The family. Marriage. Woman
Date Deposited: 23 Jul 2021 11:30
Last Modified: 25 Jul 2021 23:04
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/111257

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