Gender Equality: Are We Making Progress?
Retiring Professor Gary Powell, Expert in Gender Equality in the Workplace, Recognizes Some Progress in 40+ Years, But Not Enough
“For women in the workforce, some things have changed and some have remained very much the same,” Powell said. “In 1970, about 16 percent of all managers were women, and now it is 40 to 42 percent. There have been big changes in the composition of management, but when you look at the top ranks, there are still very few women.