Women and the Pay Gap It doesn't matter if you're a doctor, a dishwasher or a school teacher: If you're a woman, you almost certainly take home less pay than a man doing the same job. It has gotten smaller over the past few decades, but the pay gap separating the genders is still an important issue.

Guests:

Dan Weinberg
*Author of census bureau study
*Chief of the Housing and Household Economic Statistics Division

Heidi Hartmann
*Co-author of a new report on earnings gap
*President of the Institute for Women's Policy Research

Christine Rosen
*Co-author of Women's Figures: An Illustrated Guide to the Economic Progress of Women in America
*Fellow at Ethics and Public Policy Center

Sara Laschever
*Co-author of Women Don't Ask: Negotiation and the Gender Divide

Women and the Pay Gap

Women and the Pay Gap

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It doesn't matter if you're a doctor, a dishwasher or a school teacher: If you're a woman, you almost certainly take home less pay than a man doing the same job. It has gotten smaller over the past few decades, but the pay gap separating the genders is still an important issue.

Guests:

Dan Weinberg
*Author of census bureau study
*Chief of the Housing and Household Economic Statistics Division

Heidi Hartmann
*Co-author of a new report on earnings gap
*President of the Institute for Women's Policy Research

Christine Rosen
*Co-author of Women's Figures: An Illustrated Guide to the Economic Progress of Women in America
*Fellow at Ethics and Public Policy Center

Sara Laschever
*Co-author of Women Don't Ask: Negotiation and the Gender Divide