What Works: Closing the Gender Wage Gap in the City of Boston

Date: 

Friday, October 9, 2015, 3:00pm to 4:30pm

Location: 

Nye Conference Center, Taubman building 5th floor, Harvard Kennedy School

Panelists:
Iris Bohnet, Professor of Public Policy; Director, Women and Public Policy Program, Harvard Kennedy School
Victoria A. Budson,
 Executive Director, Women and Public Policy Program, Harvard Kennedy School (Moderator)
Megan Costello, Executive Director, Mayor's Office of Women's Advancement, City of Boston
Katharine Lusk, HKS '12; Executive Director, Initiative on Cities, Boston University
Michelle Wu, HLS '12; Oval Office '11; Councilor At-Large, Boston City Council

The public-private partnerships facilitated by the Mayor and the Boston Women’s Workforce Council provide a model for municipalities to lead by solving this social and economic issue. Learn about the innovative design and research based interventions used by the Mayor in the City of Boston to close the Wage Gap as well as individual and organizational strategies that can be applied.

 Closing the Gender Wage Gap in the City of Boston

#WhatWorks


Part of HUB Week in Boston, MA October 3-10, 2015

See also: Community Event