GENDER ACTIVISTS DISMAYED BY THIS NEW REASON FOR THE WAGE GAP
- Researchers have discovered another factor which contributes to the wage gap: OVERWORK.
- Overworking means working more than ________________ hours a week.
- Working such hours is typical of people who have ________________ and ________________ careers.
3.Two researchers at Indiana and Cornell Universities were puzzled that the gap between men and women earnings has persisted despite the fact that
- more women were entering ________________,
- ________________ from university,
- delaying ________________.
- Businesses give huge importance to working ________________.
- Overwork is more common among men by a ratio of ________________ to ________________.
- This ratio has lasted more than _________________.
- Women are _________________ than men to get jobs that require working very long hours.
- The solution might reside in discouraging ________________ and _______________.
- Performance should not be ________________ by how many hours an employee works.
- This way we would all be happier and have a better work-life ________________.
 DISMAYED: consternado.
- medical – legal
- the workplace – graduating – childbearing
- long hours
- 2 – 1
- two decades
- less likely
- overtime – workaholism