60 years of growth was wiped out in 3.
Having a female leader = 6% higher GDP growth rate, on average, than having a man at the helm. The more diverse the nation, the more extreme the effect. In Liberia, 1 of the most ethnically fractionalized countries surveyed, GDP growth was 6.15% under a female leader and 0.69% if the leader was male…
(With all appropriate caveats about generalizing a “female leadership style”… it’s a great read. Highly recommended.)”
While the number is still too low (13%)…women are growing as share of Venture Capital.
Silicon Valley lags behind the rest of Corporate America in getting more women into leadership roles, new research finds.
Loads of stats here > http://blogs.wsj.com/digits/2013/12/11/tech-leadership-lags-in-gender-diversity/?mod=e2tw
The more social mobility there is, more that society will resemble the equal-opportunity ideal.
- Book// The difference: how the power of Diversity Creates Better Groups, Firms, Schools and Societies
I need feminism because out of all movie protagonists in 2011, only 11% were female. Can’t I be the hero for once?