When Women Hold the Purse Strings

Spence, Betty
March 2010
NAFE Magazine;Spring2010, Vol. 33 Issue 1, p1
The author relates how women manage taking risks better than men. She cites the higher percent gains in Hedge Funds under the leadership of women against the men from January through May 2009. He adds that there is a difference in decision making styles, with women opting to make a decision using details and comprehensive approaches while men use a single strategy with simplified data. An overview of articles published within the issue is also offered.


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