Archive for August, 2013

  • The Gender Gap

         According to the IFC Job Study, women comprise 49.6 percent of the world’s population, but make up only 40.8 percent of the formal global labor market.  While globally inequality between men and women in education has been shrinking, women are still less likely to be educated.   These gender imbalances, primarily represented by education

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  • The Missing Middle

         Big business often dominates the financial headlines every day, as journalists, investors and politicians seemingly track every single movement of the stock and bond markets. Yet when it comes to the U.S. economy, big business is only part of the story. One infrequently hears about businesses with less than 500 employees, yet in

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