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Chatting Before Negotiations Benefits Men More Than Women

A bit of chitchat before a negotiation helped men—but not women—snag better financial offers for a job contract. ... More>


Social Constraints Can Spark Creativity in Diverse Groups

New research finds that imposing clear rules for behavior in mixed-gender teams actually boosts the quality of a group’s creative output. ... More>


Is Gender Identity Biologically Hard-wired?


Observer Article

Is There a Gender Gap in the Perception, Action, and Cognition Program at NSF?

As reported by Vanessa Lazar and APS Fellow Betty Tuller, data show that academic and research institutions employ disproportionately fewer female than male PhDs in the subfields best represented by the National Science Foundation’s Perception, Action, and Cognition (PAC) program. ... More>