Women and the Economy 2010: 25 Years of Progress But Challenges Remain
U.S. Congress Joint Economic Committee
[Excerpt] This report, which includes annual data from 1984 through 2009, provides a comprehensive overview of women’s economic progress over the last twenty-five years and highlights the additional work left to be done. The role of women in the American economy is of indisputable importance. The future of the American economy depends on women’s work, both inside and outside the home.
gender; women; labor market; United States; employment; economic growth