Equal Pay for Women
Trends and Prospects in Cross-National Perspective
Edited by Gillian Whitehouse
Routledge – 2008 – 224 pages
This new book provides an appraisal of gender pay equality, assessing advances and barriers to further progress through a selection of national policy, institutional and labour market contexts.
National experts on gender pay equality provide case studies on the UK, US, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Japan, South Korea, China and Singapore. Offering fascinating cross-national comparisons on gender pay equality, this book:
Equal Pay for Women will be of great interest to scholars and researchers of gender studies, public policy and employment law.
1. Introduction 2. UK 3. USA 4. Canada 5. Australia 6. NZ 7. Japan 8. South Korea 9. China 10. Singapore 11. Conclusion