This insightful piece of research and compelling supporting statistics looks at how we can begin to deal with this situation. It also shares how other countries compares to the UK and how one organisation is tackling the problem head on.
Research focused on what happens at the moment men and women have their first baby. Parenting influences women’s earnings, not men’s. A 30% gender pay gap opens up immediately, after which things improve slightly, but it stays at roughly 20% for the next 10 years.