Tuesday, February 10, 2009

You Go Girl!

Yes folks, times are tough, but as always, women are tougher! The New York Times recently published an article stating that eventually more women than men would be employed in the US. The reason is that, in more than 8 out of 10 layoffs, it's men who are getting the boot. That's because the steepest downturns have been in male-heavy sectors like construction.

Further, this phenomenon speculates that the pattern may further alter gender roles, forcing men to spend more time caregiving -- more stay-at-home dads? Hmmmm...

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