Open up to close gender pay gap

Phillips, Lucy
November 2007
People Management;11/29/2007, Vol. 13 Issue 24, p10
The article presents the statement issued by Harriet Harman, deputy leader of the British Labour Party, on the government's plan to press for more transparency in the workplace to tackle the gender pay gap. The latest figures from the Office for National Statistics show the gender pay gap closed by only 0.3 per cent over the past year. Harman said that although the government had a picture of the overall gap, it needed to find out exactly where the pay gap that leads to that big average is at individual workplace level.


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