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If women want equality, they need to get smart and get going

By Chris Wallace  

"Boadicea Haranguing the Britons," John Opie (1793)

Ways of thinking about women and men usually stall in a “maze of false dichotomies,” as the poet Adrienne Rich said many years ago. One way to avoid that maze is to take the labels off those emotionally charged categories, “women” and “men,” and talk instead about two groups of roughly the same number, “Q” and “P,” which together constitute the species “QP.”

How would an economic analyst evaluate the QP…

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