Success in STEM & the U.S. Economy: Why the Contributions of Women Matter
28 Pages Posted: 15 Feb 2017
Date Written: January 20, 2015
STEM fields lead to innovation and economic growth. More than 6.6 million STEM jobs need to be filled by 2022, outpacing non-STEM job growth by 6%. In order to fully reach that potential and for the U.S. economy to continue to be competitive, women are needed in both STEM fields of study and professions.
Keywords: STEM, women, growth, jobs, economy, competitive, innovation
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