Guest blog: Brexit, Work and Women

Guest blog: Brexit, Work and Women

Agnes Norris Keiller is a research economist at the Institute for Fiscal Studies. She is currently researching the labour market impacts of future trade policy scenarios in work funded under the ESRC’s UK in a Changing Europe initiative. With less than a year...
The gender pay gap: myth-busting!

The gender pay gap: myth-busting!

Last week saw the deadline for UK employers with 250 or more employees to publish their gender pay gap data. Over 10,000 businesses reported payroll figures comparing the average pay of men and women within their organisation. At first glance, it isn’t pretty. A...
PRESS RELEASE: Spring Statement 2018

PRESS RELEASE: Spring Statement 2018

13 March 2018 For immediate release You can download a PDF of the press release here. In response to the Spring Statement Dr Mary-Ann Stephenson, Director of the UK Women’s Budget Group said today The Chancellor claimed that ‘there is light at the end of the tunnel’...
#MoreWomenInEcon Pack

#MoreWomenInEcon Pack

Did you know less than 26% of the students studying economics are women? We’re pleased to support Rethinking Economics in their #MoreWomenInEcon campaign which asks governments and universities to do more to address the lack of women in economics. What do we...