Essays about: "Glass ceiling"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 29 essays containing the words Glass ceiling.

  1. 1. Is There A Glass Ceiling In Japan? : Occupational Segregation and Sex Differences inManagerial Promotions in Japan

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi och statistik (NS); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi och statistik (NS)

    Author : Pimolporn Jintarith; Nannapat Vorayotsri; [2017]
    Keywords : Glass Ceilings; Occupational Sex Segregation; Promotions; Gender;

    Abstract : This paper analyses the difference probability in holding managerial positions between men and women in Japan as the glass ceiling effect. In addition, we analyses whether the difference is affected by gender composition within the workplaces. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Magic to Change Cinderella´s Glass Slipper - A qualitative Study of breaking the norm preserving gender inequalities in the construction industry

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Wiebke Müller; Erika Gräns; [2016]
    Keywords : Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Title: The Magic to Change Cinderella´s Glass Slipper: A qualitative study on breaking the norm preserving gender in the construction industry Authors: Erika Gräns & Wiebke Müller Supervisor: Sverre Spoelstra Submission Date: 20th of May 2016 Keywords: Gender Inequalities, Norm, Horizontal Segregation, Glass Ceiling, Glass Slipper, Ideal Worker, Occupational Identity Purpose: The purpose of this study is to provide insights on how organizational norms maintain gender inequalities within masculine organizations. Research Question: How do employees of BM Construction group perceive gender inequalities? Methodology: Following an interpretive paradigm, we explored in-depth the perception of gender inequalities at BM Construction Group, Sweden. READ MORE

  3. 3. Why are women underrepresented in engineering management? : the case of Asea Brown Boveri (ABB)

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Eleni Tsakalou; [2016]
    Keywords : glass ceiling; gender stereotyping; networking; women in engineering; family;

    Abstract : Purpose: The purpose of this study is to examine the factors that influence the underrepresentation of women in managerial positions in engineering sector. The study is based on the fact that there are less female leaders both in management and in engineering. READ MORE

  4. 4. What affects female middle managers’ career opportunities in the banking sector. A comparative case study of Sweden and Estonia from the view of female managers

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Sabina Oikarinen; Sara Tidblom; [2015-06-29]
    Keywords : Female management; Career opportunities; Gender roles; Barriers; Sweden; Estonia;

    Abstract : How far European countries have come in their work with gender equality varies. This paper compares female middle managers’ career opportunities in one of the European countries that is in the fore front when speaking of gender equality, Sweden, with another country who has a bit more to work with, Estonia. READ MORE

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    University essay from Kungl. Konsthögskolan

    Author : Merzedes Sturm-Lie; [2015]
    Keywords : shit; gold; stasis; memories of love; time; constuction; destruction; infinity;

    Abstract : Master essäen publicerades som bok och var tillgänglig på utställningen 'Beyond Zero'. Performancet 'Spending time to draw Time utfördesvarje gång någon ville ha en kopia. I performancet ritar jag en punkt efter \"Frozen time=\" och en linje efter \"Time\" på sidorna 20-21. Jag änvänder min egen tid för att rita \'tid\'. READ MORE