Women candidates and the election

The 228 female politicians running for the senate in this election are getting bumped down the ticket by their parties, according to new research by the Women’s Electoral Lobby.

Art for art’s sake when it comes to women’s pay

A new study examines labor market factors as a driver of the wage gap between men and women in the arts. The main finding: gender-based income inequalities persist within the arts just as they do in other fields. The gender wage gap is comparable for artists and nonartists.

Leadership roles for women in advertising

There are no comprehensive numbers quantifying gender disparities in advertising, even if there’s a visible lack of women in senior roles.

“Without data you really can’t talk about the problem,” said Advertising Women of New York President-CEO Lynn Branigan. “Are we being successful? We can’t really say.”