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Gender Pay Gap Costs Global Economy $160 trillion

Analysis of lifetime earnings across 141 countries suggests failure to reward women and men equally generates huge global loss. Equal pay, equal hours and equal participation in the workforce could lead to a global wealth jump of $23,620 per person, as well as creating knock-on benefits such as lower malnutrition and child mortality rates, a study by the World Bank has found.

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