Employment Law Explained

Daily Archives: 05/11/2011

Why Employment Law Reforms Will Harm Gender Equality in the Workplace

How do you achieve pay equality in the workplace between the genders?  David Cameron said in Parliament the other day that having more women in the boardroom would have a beneficial effect  – on what is not clear but I’m sure he’s right.  He was questioned in relation to excessive pay awards and bonuses to senior executives and I can’t see that women should be any less greedy than men, taken as a whole.  But perhaps his point was wider than that.