This week's best stories about how the gender gap plays out around the world – in business, health, education and politics.
Men and women in full-time jobs with flexible schedules worked about the same amount of overtime hours, but men were rewarded.
Former Olympic champion swimmer Donna de Varona and business leader Beth Brooke Marciniak on winning in all fields of life.
A research group at Cardiff University has been analysing the difference in boys' and girls' perceptions of their school experiences.
A survey from the Pew Research Center suggests that over half of men in the United States think sexism is no longer a problem.
New research suggests that a simple exercise may encourage more women into leadership roles.
These are the places with the best parental leave policies across the globe.
Mothers who return to work fall even further behind men in earning power, a new study finds.
Research reveals what life is like for heterosexual men who juggle work and family – with surprising results.
Despite the early gains of women in professional and service jobs, many occupations remain disproportionately male.
A new ranking looks at the best cities to be a female entrepreneur.
A weekly digest of stories about how the gender gap plays out around the world – in business, health, education and politics.
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