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Study Finds More Wives Out-Earn Husbands


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social studies |


January 21, 2010


This video provides information that can stimulate discussion on inequalities of pay between the genders. This video references to findings that women are out earning men, but also alludes to a history of inequality of payment, the existence of “male” and “female” professions, and possible misinterpretations of statistics. Since this finding is reported as a change, this video allows a great opportunity to look at the historical progression of inequalities of pay between the genders, perhaps starting with the Equal Pay Act.