Want More Gender Equality at Work? Go to an Emerging Market

National Public Radio

Despite outpacing men in advanced degrees and entrance into the work force, Maggie Penman’s piece profiled on NPR this morning highlights the “stagnation” of women in the U.S. when it comes to reaching upper eschelons of corporate leadership. In Brazil, Russia, India and China (“BRIC” countries), women have far outpaced American counterparts by a wide margin.