Understood to persist between men and women in the workforce, Boston College team finds the gender gap in negotiation takes root during childhood
Children, and especially boys, show stronger stereotyping about masculine and feminine jobs than previously suspected.
Results show that children have early sensitivity to a gender hierarchy.
Girls shown as the new ‘high-risk’ group – sexism and poverty are linked to poor mental health and wellbeing among 14-year-old girls
Findings indicate that there are opposite changes of brain activity in boys and in girls as they go through puberty.
First study to examine three mechanisms by which very frequent use of social media may harm mental health suggests efforts should be made to reduce young people’s exposure to harmful content, and the impact it has on healthy activities
Research through the University of Washington, USA
The popularity of interactive video games has sparked concern among parents, educators, and policymakers about.
Levels of gender inequality across the world are associated with disproportionate death rates among girls under five years old
Men consistently report lower parental involvement in sex education than women