Are We There Yet? Advancing Women at Work in Canada and Australia

Ng, Eddy S., and French, Erica (2018) Are We There Yet? Advancing Women at Work in Canada and Australia. In: Reimer, Marilee, (ed.) Women and Careers: Transnational Studies in Public Policy and Employment Equity. Routledge Studies in Gender and Organizations . Routledge, New York, NY, USA, pp. 140-161.

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This chapter considers the policies and practices on achieving equality for men and women at work in Canada and Australia. Both countries are compared because of their similarities in terms of their political, economic and social values (O’Connor, Orloff & Shaver, 1999). Canada and Australia are also similar in many aspects on efforts to promote equality for women. The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) has monitored the economic and social well-being of people internationally with a ‘wealth distribution equality’ measured through the Gini coefficient (OECD, 2012).

Item ID: 73806
Item Type: Book Chapter (Research - B1)
ISBN: 9780367732851
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Date Deposited: 13 Jul 2022 02:05
FoR Codes: 35 COMMERCE, MANAGEMENT, TOURISM AND SERVICES > 3505 Human resources and industrial relations > 350502 Employment equity and diversity @ 100%
SEO Codes: 15 ECONOMIC FRAMEWORK > 1503 Management and productivity > 150302 Management @ 100%
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