Tag: he-covery

  • Women And Men Now Even In The Jobs Recovery

    Women And Men Now Even In The Jobs Recovery

    By Annalyn Kurtz The gap between men and women workers is narrowing as hiring remains strong in the female-dominated health care industry. Forget the "mancession" or the "he-covery." Men suffered the biggest job losses in the financial crisis, and also gained the most post-recession jobs. But now, men and... Continue Reading

  • Women Continue To Lose Jobs During 'Recovery'

    Women Continue To Lose Jobs During 'Recovery'

    Economists announced the end of the recession two years ago, and there now seem to be glimmers of a recovery. The overall unemployment rate dropped this past month to 9 percent. But things are only getting worse for women. While it may have been a "mancession," it truly is, as the media has dubbed it, a... Continue Reading

  • The Mancession Has Been Hardest On Women

    The Mancession Has Been Hardest On Women

    The "Mancession" has been, in many ways, an appropriate moniker for the last few years. With construction and manufacturing -- two male dominated industries -- particularly battered in the recession, 6.1 million men found themselves unemployed, over double the number of women. But new findings from the... Continue Reading