Oxford Review of Economic Policy volume 36, issue 4, P903-924 2020 DOI: 10.1093/oxrep/graa051 View full text
Guido Matias Cortes, Ana Oliveira, Anna Salomons

Abstract: Abstract Gender wage gaps in developed economies have narrowed substantially in past decades: these changes are driven by institutional, cultural, and economic factors. A key economic driver shaping modern labour markets is technological change, yet there is a paucity of evidence on its direct impact on gender wage disparities. We study this question by considering how men and women are differentially exposed to the structural employment and wage changes across occupations associated with advanc…

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