Tag Archives: research

How to Barter with Friends and Family to Save $$$ on Summer Child Care | Money.com

How to Barter with Friends and Family to Save $$$ on Summer Child Care | Money.com.

7 Ways to Stop Fighting About Money and Grow Richer, Together

This article has, IMO, some subtle gender bias: men are reluctant to ‘give up the reins’ to ’empowered’ women, and need to get with the program.

Fundamentally flawed assumptions aside, this 2 minute fly-by of gender-based relations in regard to family money management has many checklists leading to “equity,” but the studies I’ve seen looking at how this works out in reality question how this works real-time.  For instance:

http://www.efmd.org/index.php/blog/view/255-female-breadwinners-what-happens-when-the-wife-makes-more

Important contextual issues (how relative earnings power impacts marriage happiness, longevity, etc.) are totally ignored.

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The War Against Boys – Christina Hoff Sommers – The Atlantic

The War Against Boys – Christina Hoff Sommers – The Atlantic.

Just had to post this somewhere….a dated classic.

Eliminating feminist teacher bias erases boys’ falling grades, study finds | LifeSiteNews.com

Eliminating feminist teacher bias erases boys’ falling grades, study finds | LifeSiteNews.com.

 

An important article.

Injury – Women’s Health USA 2008

Injury – Women’s Health USA 2008.

Yep, facts stranger than fiction.  Women are by far injured seriously by accidents, overexertion, and other unintentional causes.  DV related (“interpersonal violence”) doesn’t even figure in the top 10.

Unhappy women

When mamma’s not happy……

http://www.nber.org/papers/w14969