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1.

Women in STEM: A Gender Gap to Innovation

Economics and Statistics Administration Issue Brief No. 04-11
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 26 Nov 2011
Working Paper Series
Office of the Chief Economist, Economics and Statistics Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, Government of the United States of America - Bureau of the Census, affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN, National Science Foundation and Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
Downloads 31,806
2.

The Effects of Social Movements: Evidence from #MeToo

Number of pages: 100 Posted: 24 Dec 2019 Last Revised: 15 Feb 2024
Working Paper Series
Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics and National University of Singapore
Downloads 11,987
3.

Women in the Boardroom and Their Impact on Governance and Performance

European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Finance Working Paper No. 57/2004
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 26 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 31 Oct 2018
Working Paper Series
University of Oxford and London School of Economics - Department of Finance
Downloads 8,405
4.

Role of Education in Women Empowerment and Development: Issues and Impact

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 27 Sep 2015
Working Paper Series
Poornaprajna College and Srinivas University
Downloads 7,708
5.

Corporate Governance, Board Diversity, and Firm Performance

Oklahoma State University Working Paper
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 26 Mar 2002
Working Paper Series
Oklahoma State University - Stillwater - Department of Finance, Oklahoma State University - Stillwater - Department of Finance and Oklahoma State University - Stillwater - Department of Finance
Downloads 7,670
6.

Diversity on Corporate Boards: How Much Difference Does Difference Make?

Delaware Journal of Corporate Law (DJCL), Vol. 39, No. 2 pp. 377-426, 2014
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 01 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 11 Dec 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Stanford Law School and Stanford Law School
Downloads 7,056
7.

Female Labour Force Participation: Past Trends and Main Determinants in OECD Countries

OECD Working Paper No. 376
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 25 Oct 2013
Working Paper Series
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 5,959
8.

Board Diversity and Firm Performance: The Indonesian Evidence

Corporate Ownership and Control Journal, Vol. 8, 2011
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 19 Dec 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Indonesia Financial Services Authority (OJK)
Downloads 5,859
9.

Smart-Working: Work Flexibility Without Constraints

CESifo Working Paper No. 8165
Number of pages: 115 Posted: 18 Mar 2020
Working Paper Series
Università degli Studi di Milano-Bicocca and Bocconi University
Downloads 5,463
10.

Role of Gender Equality in Development - a Literature Review

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 27 Dec 2005
Working Paper Series
University of Helsinki and HECER - Department of Economics
Downloads 5,423
11.

Human Trafficking and Regulating Prostitution

IFN Working Paper No. 996, NYU Stern School of Business EC-12-07, NYU Law and Economics Research Paper No. 12-08
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 14 May 2012 Last Revised: 03 Apr 2021
Working Paper Series
Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business and Stanford University
Downloads 5,137
12.

Is Gender Diversity Profitable? Evidence from a Global Survey

Peterson Institute for International Economics Working Paper No. 16-3
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 10 Feb 2016
Working Paper Series
Peterson Institute for International Economics, Peterson Institute for International Economics and Peterson Institute for International Economics
Downloads 4,909
13.

Algorithmic Fairness and Economics

Columbia Business School Research Paper
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 04 Apr 2019 Last Revised: 25 Sep 2020
Working Paper Series
Columbia University - Columbia Business School and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Management Science (MS)
Downloads 4,285
14.

Is Gender in the Eye of the Beholder? Identifying Cultural Attitudes with Art Auction Prices

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 04 Feb 2020
Working Paper Series
University of Oxford, Bayes Business School (formerly Cass), Finance Discipline Group - UTS Business School and Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR)
Downloads 3,999
15.

A Female Style in Corporate Leadership? Evidence from Quotas

American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 82 Posted: 09 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 14 Dec 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management and University of Virginia - Department of Economics
Downloads 3,882
16.

The Unintended Consequences of #MeToo: Evidence from Research Collaborations in Economics and Finance

Number of pages: 88 Posted: 11 May 2022 Last Revised: 07 May 2024
Working Paper Series
The University of Melbourne
Downloads 3,781
17.

Men, Women and Risk Aversion: Experimental Evidence

HANDBOOK OF EXPERIMENTAL ECONOMICS RESULTS, Vol. 1, Ch.113, pp. 1061-1073, C. Plott, V. Smith, eds., New York, Elsevier, 2008
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 12 Jul 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Texas A&M University and Monash University - Department of Economics
Downloads 3,774
18.

How the Covid-19 Lockdown Affected Gender Inequality in Paid and Unpaid Work in Spain

IZA Discussion Paper No. 13434
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 07 Jul 2020
Working Paper Series
University of Barcelona, Centre for Monetary and Financial Studies (CEMFI), Universitat Pompeu Fabra and Rady Children's Hospital - University of California San Diego Health
Downloads 3,491
19.

White Sexual Imperialism: A Theory of Asian Feminist Jurisprudence

Washington and Lee Journal of Civil Rights and Social Justice Law, Vol. 13, 2008
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 28 May 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Santa Clara University
Downloads 3,244
20.

CEO Gender, Corporate Risk-Taking, and the Efficiency of Capital Allocation

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 14 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 16 Feb 2016
Working Paper Series
Mitchell E. Daniels, Jr. School of Business, Purdue University, The University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School and University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School
Downloads 3,205
21.

Beyond the Glass Ceiling: Does Gender Matter?

UPF Working Paper Series, European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Finance Working Paper No. 273/2010
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 20 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 31 Oct 2018
Working Paper Series
University of Oxford and University of Lugano

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 3,117
22.

Gender, Race, and Entrepreneurship: A Randomized Field Experiment on Venture Capitalists and Angels

Management Science, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 16 Dec 2019 Last Revised: 21 Nov 2022
Accepted Paper Series
University of British Columbia (UBC) - Sauder School of Business and Stanford University - Graduate School of Business
Downloads 3,022
23.

Women-Led Firms and the Gender Gap in Top Executive Jobs

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1689
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 08 Aug 2005
Working Paper Series
Haverford College - Department of Economics
Downloads 3,003
24.

Gender Differences in Telecommuting and Implications for Inequality at Home and Work

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 17 Jul 2020
Working Paper Series
Yale University Sociology Department, Yale University - Department of Sociology and Cornell University - College of Human Ecology
Downloads 2,953
25.

The Impact of Board Diversity on Boards' Monitoring Intensity and Firm Performance: Evidence from the Istanbul Stock Exchange

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 24 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 14 Mar 2015
Working Paper Series
Sabanci University - Sabancı Business School, Corporate Governance Forum, Sabanci University and Sabanci University
Downloads 2,850
26.

Perpetuating Inequality: What Salary History Bans Reveal About Wages

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 24 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 08 Jul 2021
Working Paper Series
Technology & Policy Research Initiative, BU School of Law, Technology & Policy Research Initiative, Boston University and Technology & Policy Research Initiative, BU School of Law
Downloads 2,804
27.

Does Religion Influence Views Toward Homosexuality: An Empirical Study of 16 Countries

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 25 Jun 2016
Working Paper Series
Fayetteville State University - Department of Accounting
Downloads 2,763
28.

Only Second-Class Tickets for Women in the COVID-19 Race. A Study on Manuscript Submissions and Reviews in 2329 Elsevier Journals

Published Version: PLoS ONE 16(10): e0257919. October 10, 2021 https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0257919
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 19 Oct 2020 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2021
Working Paper Series
University of Milan, Linnaeus University, Departament d'Informàtica - Universitat de València, University of Valencia, Linnaeus University and Elsevier
Downloads 2,639
29.

Gender and Corporate Finance: Are Male Executives Overconfident Relative to Female Executives?

Journal of Financial Economics (2013) 108, 822-839.
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 07 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2018
Accepted Paper Series
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance and Boston College - Carroll School of Management
Downloads 2,611
30.

Does Gender Matter in the Boardroom? Evidence from the Market Reaction to Mandatory New Director Announcements

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 02 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 23 Jul 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Oxford, University of Queensland - Business School and City University of Hong Kong
Downloads 2,527
31.

What If Your Boss is a Woman? Work Organization, Work-Life Balance and Gender Discrimination at the Workplace

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9737
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 15 Feb 2016
Working Paper Series
Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore di Milano and Catholic University of Milan
Downloads 2,514
32.

Modelling for Determinants of Human Trafficking

Social Inclusion 3 (Special Issue "Perspectives on Human Trafficking and Modern Forms of Slavery"): 2-21, 2015
Number of pages: 168 Posted: 26 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 23 Jul 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Marburg - School of Business & Economics
Downloads 2,410
33.

Gender Stereotypes and Entrepreneur Financing

10th Miami Behavioral Finance Conference
Number of pages: 91 Posted: 24 Jan 2019 Last Revised: 26 Dec 2023
Working Paper Series
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management
Downloads 2,395
34.

Tax Evasion and Ethics: A Demographic Study of 33 Countries

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 27 Oct 2006
Working Paper Series
Fayetteville State University - Department of Accounting and Barry University - Andreas School of Business
Downloads 2,386
35.

How Do We Think the Covid-19 Crisis Will Affect Our Careers (If Any Remain)?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 13164
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 27 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2023
Working Paper Series
Ghent University, Ghent University, Ghent University, Ghent University and Ghent University
Downloads 2,381
36.

Sexism, Culture, and Firm Value: Evidence from the Harvey Weinstein Scandal and the #MeToo Movement

University of Alberta School of Business Research Paper No. 2019-509
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 02 Oct 2019 Last Revised: 22 Apr 2024
Working Paper Series
University of Utah - Department of Finance, University of Alberta - Department of Finance and Statistical Analysis, London Business School and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)

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37.

Gender Diversity in Corporate Governance and Top Management

Journal of Business Ethics, Vol. 81, 2008
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 14 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 16 Dec 2009
Accepted Paper Series
HEC Montréal, HEC Montréal - Stephen A. Jarislowsky Chair in Governance and Skema Business School & GREDEG, Université Côte D'Azur
Downloads 2,272
38.

Shaped by Their Daughters: Executives, Female Socialization, and Corporate Social Responsibility

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), 2017
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 16 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 31 Jan 2023
Accepted Paper Series
Chapman University - The George L. Argyros College of Business and Economics and China Europe International Business School
Downloads 2,271
39.

What Prevents Women from Reaching the Top?

IFN Working Paper No. 1111, Harvard Business School Research Paper Series No. 16-092
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 11 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 10 Feb 2022
Working Paper Series
Aalto University School of Business, Aalto University School of Business and Research Institute of Industrial Economics (IFN)
Downloads 2,261
40.

Strong Evidence for Gender Differences in Investment

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 15 Jan 2005 Last Revised: 14 Jun 2010
Working Paper Series
University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB) - Department of Economics and University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management
Downloads 2,206
41.

Yellin' at Yellen: Gender Bias in the Federal Reserve Congressional Hearings

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 19 Mar 2022
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New York University (NYU) - Department of Politics, Brown University - Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs and Georgetown University - McCourt School of Public Policy
Downloads 2,193
42.

Occupational Characteristics and the Obesity Wage Penalty

Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 16-12, Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 16-23
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 21 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 2,189
43.

The Gender Pay Gap: Micro Sources and Macro Consequences

Number of pages: 107 Posted: 23 May 2018 Last Revised: 24 Aug 2023
Working Paper Series
University of Bristol - Department of Economics and Columbia University

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 2,170
44.

Family, Values, and Women in Finance

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 23 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 08 Mar 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Oxford, University of California, Davis and University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business
Downloads 2,120
45.

Kin-Based Institutions and Economic Development

Number of pages: 117 Posted: 09 Sep 2022 Last Revised: 16 Feb 2024
Working Paper Series
Bowdoin College, Interdisciplinary Center for Economic Science and Department of Economics, George Mason University., Harvard University and George Mason University
Downloads 2,109
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Are Female Auditors Still Women? Analyzing the Sex Differences Affecting Audit Quality

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 10 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 19 Feb 2010
Working Paper Series
University of Antwerp, Vrije Universiteit Brussel and Vrije Universiteit Brussel VUB
Downloads 2,087
47.

Pay Transparency and Gender Equality

Number of pages: 67 Posted: 21 May 2020 Last Revised: 27 Nov 2023
Working Paper Series
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Centre for Economic Performance (CEP), University of Essex, University of Bristol and Office for National Statistics
Downloads 2,017
48.

Identity, Overconfidence, and Investment Decisions

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 12 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 03 Sep 2015
Working Paper Series
Georgetown University
Downloads 1,979
49.

Investment Behaviour of Indian Investors: Gender Biasness

Proceedings of Seventh National Conference on Indian Capital Market: Emerging Issues, IBS Gurgaon, India, February 11-12, 2013.
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 22 Nov 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Delhi Technological University and Delhi Technological University
Downloads 1,976
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Gender Equality and Economic Development: The Role for Information and Communication Technologies

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank
Downloads 1,937