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Some economics of the marriage bars (and mandatory retirement ages)

Up until 1966, women had to quit from the Australian Public Service when they married! The bar was repealed in 1966 with a private members bill by Bill Hayden. 1,504 more words

Labour Economics

Claudia Goldin's pollution theory of sex discrimination

Claudia Goldin argues that it is  difficult to rationalise sex segregation and wage discrimination on the basis of men’s taste for women in the same way as discrimination based on race or ethnicity. 812 more words

Labour Economics