Study of women on Georgia boards finds "true momentum"

Georgia still has a long way to go. Men hold hold 84.6 percent of the board seats. And there are 39 (31.7 percent) public companies in Georgia with no women on their boards......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 9th, 2018

Georgia values corporate generosity, goBeyondProfit study finds

GoBeyondProfit was launched 16 months ago by Jackson Healthcare’s Rick Jackson to encourage more corporate generosity among Georgia companies to strengthen local communities......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 12th, 2019

Where the physician wage gap is narrowing

The wage gap between male and female physicians is shrinking, a new study finds, a sign of progress in an era when the majority of students entering medical school are women.  The Doximity research showed that pay parity among male and female physi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 1st, 2019

A microloan can help poor people in Bangladesh. What about New Jersey?

A new study of low-income American women finds that small loans can help them a little......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 18th, 2019

This is exactly how much the gender wage gap costs women over their careers

A new study at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine finds massive losses with single-digit pay gaps......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 31st, 2019

Movies Starring Women Earn More Than Male-Led Films, Study Finds

The research, covering 2014 to 2017, also showed the power of films that pass the Bechdel test, in which two female characters discuss something other than a man......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytDec 11th, 2018

U.S. Has Twice the Overdose Death Rate of Other Wealthy Nations, New Study Finds

In the U.S. in 2015, drug overdoses accounted for 35 deaths in 100,000 men and 20 deaths in every 100,000 women. The United States has mor.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 13th, 2018

Married men make the most, Fed study shows

Married men have it made, at least when it comes to their wages. An analysis by a Federal Reserve researcher finds that married men "sit atop the wage ladder." Married men earn wages that dominate those of single and married women, as well as .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 21st, 2018

Men More Likely Than Women to Finish Their Holiday Shopping Early and Start Late, Study Finds

The study surveyed more than 1,000 credit card holders. Men are often stereotyped as forgetful and lazy when it comes to gift giving, particularly during the winter holiday season. Whi.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneSep 19th, 2018

Women entrepreneurs optimistic about their businesses, economy

Women Entrepreneurs Are Optimistic About Their Businesses and the U.S. Economy, Study Finds.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 30th, 2018

Women Entrepreneurs Are Optimistic About Their Businesses and the U.S. Economy, Study Finds

Women-owned businesses look ahead at the coming year and see growth. Women are a force to be reckoned with in American business, owning more than 12.2 million busin.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneAug 29th, 2018

New Study Finds Explosion In Concealed Carry Permits, Especially Among Women

New research from economist and author John Lott of the Crime Prevention Research Center reveals that Americans have been applying for permits to carry concealed weapons (CCW) in record numbers, especially among women. According to Lott, t.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeAug 20th, 2018

Women are more likely to survive a heart attack if their doctor is female, study finds

Shutterstock Research published Monday in Proceedings of th.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 7th, 2018

Many Breast Cancer Patients Don"t Get Recommended Follow-Up, Study Suggests

Women who have been treated for early-stage breast cancer should get periodic mammograms to monitor for recurrence, but the likelihood they will varies across U.S. metropolitan areas, a new study finds......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJul 16th, 2018

Mothers in Denmark Are Less Productive at Work, Study Finds

Young mothers are less productive at work than their male counterparts and women without children, according to a new study of Danish workers, a finding with important implications for gender-pay gaps......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJul 10th, 2018

Study of Uber drivers finds men earn more than women — for three key reasons

Men who drive for Uber earn about 7% more.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesJul 9th, 2018

HPV Test Viable Alternative to Pap Smear for Women Over 30, Study Finds

There may be significantly fewer Pap smears performed in the future......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJul 4th, 2018

Building a career is more of a priority than having kids, say single American women

Single women say they're prioritizing their career over having kids, study finds......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 27th, 2018

Sexts From Women Are "Flattering," But From Men, They"re Harassment, Study Says

Unsolicited nude images are "welcome" when sent by a woman but "threatening" from a man, new research finds......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 15th, 2018

Many breast cancer patients can skip chemo, big study finds

Most women with the most common form of early-stage breast cancer can safely skip chemotherapy without hurting their chances of beating the disease, doctors are reporting from a landmark study that used genetic testing to gauge each patient's risk......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJun 3rd, 2018

Republican-Appointed Judges Give Black Defendants Longer Sentences, Study Finds

The study also found that Republican-appointed judges give shorter sentences to women compared to Democrat-appointed judges......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMay 29th, 2018