Why Universal Childcare Makes “Economic Sense”
A study by Economist Impact has found investing in childcare is not only urgent for the people involved, but also “fiscally responsible.” It could lead to GDP growth between 0.2 to 1.09% per year.
Reporting on the Gender Pay Gap: Cutting Through the White Noise
Claudia Goldin won’t be making history with Nobel prizes every few weeks, and Equal Pay Day is just once a year. We need more thorough and continuous coverage of the gender pay gap.
Health Systems Risk Reaching a Breaking Point: What’s Gender Got to Do with It?
Pre-pandemic, the World Health Organization expected a global shortage of at least 18 million health care workers by 2030. With 70% of the current global workforce made up of women, solving this crisis seems to be very much a gender issue.
Women’s Health in Numbers: It Isn’t Just About Reproduction
Finding data reflecting women’s and girls’ reality is tricky, especially when it’s about a field that has a long history of considering men’s and boys’ experiences as the default human experience. Still, we tried.
Laura Zelenko on How Bloomberg Makes Women Count in Business News
In our third episode of “Peer-to-Peer,” Bloomberg’s Global Standards Editor tells about the ways in which the business and finance-focused news organization is making its reporting and newsroom more inclusive.