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Glacial Change in Diversity at ASX 200 Companies: Can corporate Australia escape the imposition of diversity quotas?


“….. around 80% of the men appointed to ASX 200 company boards did not have previous or current experience as an ASX 200 board member. This starkly contrasted with the appointment of women where only 57% of appointments did not have previous or current experience as an ASX 200 board member. This may suggest that women need to “prove” themselves more than their male colleagues to be considered for an ASX 200 board.” p4, BlackRock Australia’s diversity investigation of ASX 200 companies’s 2013 Annual Reports
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Pew Research Center report, May 29 2013, Breadwinner Moms

Mothers Are the Sole or Primary Provider in Four-in-Ten Households with Children; Public Conflicted about the Growing Trend.
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The reaction - US Conservatives horrified to discover it's not 1960 (any more)

Conservatives comment on recent Pew Center report on the rise of the female family breadwinner. Read More...