Gender Research

October 1, 2018
women and men in the workplace

McKinsey & LeanIn.org – Women in the Workplace 2018

McKinsey & LeanIn.org, October 2018 McKinsey, in partnership with LeanIn.org, has published the results of its Women in the Workplace 2018 study, which surveyed 64,000 employees […]
October 1, 2018
A woman leading a meeting in the workplace

Callan Institute – Promoting Gender Diversity in the Investment Industry

Callan Institute, October 2018 A Callan Institute whitepaper says that cultural and organizational roadblocks are keeping the institutional investing industry less diverse than it should be […]
May 1, 2018

World Bank – “Unrealized Potential: The High Cost of Gender Inequality in Earnings”

World Bank, May 2018 The World Bank looked at lifetime labor earnings and human wealth capital estimates for women around the world and estimated losses of […]
March 7, 2018

Bank of America Merrill Lynch – “Women – The X-Factor”

Bank of America Merrill Lynch, March 7, 2018 Bank of America Merrill Lynch analyzed ESG sub-pillar data related to gender diversity, including board diversity, women in […]
February 1, 2018

European Economic Review – Female directors, board committees and firm performance

Colin P. Green and Swarnodeep Homroy, European Economic Review, February 2018 Using data from large publicly listed European firms, this report provides new evidence on the […]
January 31, 2018

ICMA Centre – The impact of top executive gender on asset prices: Evidence from stock price crash risk

Yeqin Zeng and Yiwei Li, Henley Business School – ICMA Centre, January 2018 Using a sample of US firms during 2006–2015, researchers found that companies with […]
January 31, 2018

Boston Consulting Group – How Diverse Leadership Teams Boost Innovation

Rocio Lorenzo, Nicole Voigt, Miki, Tsusaka, Matt Krentz, and Katie Abouzahr, Boston Consulting Group, January 2018 Boston Consulting Group surveyed more than 1,700 companies across eight […]
January 31, 2018

McKinsey – Delivering Through Diversity

Vivian Hunt, Lareina Yee, Sara Prince, and Sundiatu Dixon-Fyle, McKinsey & Company, January 2018 McKinsey’s analysis of more than 1,000 companies in 12 countries reinforces the […]
December 1, 2017

Deloitte – “Seeing is Believing: 2017 Board Diversity Survey”

Deloitte, December 2017 A Deloitte survey of 300 board members and executives found that leaders believe achieving greater diversity on corporate boards is a business imperative. […]
October 31, 2017

Brookings Institution – The 51%: Driving growth through women’s economic participation

Diane Whitmore Schanzenbach and Ryan Nunn, Brookings Institution, October 2017 Brookings reports that “the U.S. economy will not operate at its full potential unless government and […]