Social Security, Retirement Savings Would Benefit From Closing Gender Pay Gap
Closing the gender pay gap would have a direct effect on women’s Social Security benefits and ability to save for retirement, Social Security Works finds.
PIMCO’s El-Erian Sees Tiny Taper at Fed Meeting, Yellen as Frontrunner
Mohamed El-Erian says he expects a drop of about $10 billion to $15 billion in monthly asset purchases when the FOMC meets Tuesday and Wednesday.
Post-Recession Era Leaves Women Worse Off Than Men: Survey
The Great Recession may be over and a recovery under way, but many Americans, and women and single mothers in particular, are hurting, according to research from the Institute for Women’s Policy Research released Monday.
Women Hit Harder by Public Sector Job Losses
The public sector has shed 581,000 jobs since December 2008, and women account for 81% of those who lost their positions, according to a new analysis released Friday by the Institute for Women’s Policy Research.