Institute for Research on Labor and Employment
State Policy Strategies for Narrowing the Gender Wage Gap
- Author(s): Coghlan, Erin
- Hinkley, Sara
- et al.
Published Web Locationhttp://irle.berkeley.edu/state-policy-strategies-for-narrowing-the-gender-wage-gap/
#MeToo and #TimesUp protests about the treatment of women in the workplace have brought renewed attention to gender pay equity. This brief looks at three legislative solutions that aim to close the gap by increasing pay transparency and pushing employers to set salaries to the position, not the history of the person doing the job.