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Luka płacowa w Polsce
Gender pay gap in Poland

Author(s): Ewa Cukrowska-Torzewska
Subject(s): Essay|Book Review |Scientific Life
Published by: Kancelaria Sejmu
Keywords: Poland; EU; gender pay gap; gender; gender wage gap; difference between male and female;

Summary/Abstract: The article looks at the gender pay gap (gender wage gap), i.e. the difference between male and female earnings. First section presents definitions of this phenomenon, as well as various ways of its measurement and sources of data. Next, the author provides the analysis of gender pay gap in Poland and other EU member states. The aim of the last section is to discuss the phenomenon in light of the recent financial crisis.

  • Issue Year: 2014
  • Issue No: 19
  • Page Range: 1-4
  • Page Count: 4
  • Language: Polish