TITLE

Women are moving from benchwarmers to captains

AUTHOR(S)
Tarr-Whelan, Linda
PUB. DATE
March 2008
SOURCE
Inside Tucson Business;3/17/2008, Vol. 17 Issue 41, Special section p19
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the performance of women as reflected in the celebration "Women Making History Month" in March 2008 in the U.S. In a CNN/Opinion Research survey, it showed that the U.S. ranks 69th in the world for women's legislative representation with only 16 percent women in U.S. Congress, while women in Norway make up 36% of the members in corporate boards. It is suggested that political parties and public officials must develop goals and timetables to get more women in politics.
ACCESSION #
31404814

 

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