• Chart of the Week: Equal Pay Remains a Global Issue

    7 days ago - By iMF Direct

    By IMFBlog
    August 6, 2018
    The G7 countries, which are committed to the need for closing the gender gap, have a wage gap average of about 16 percentage points .
    In the battle for the parity of the sexes, some countries have made progress in reducing inequality-such as in access to health care, education, and financial services-but worldwide, men still have more economic opportunities than women.
    Countries can fix the problem with the right policies that reduce the gender wage gap and level the playing field.
    Our Chart of the Week, from the latest paper after the G7 Ministers and Central...
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