Significant correlation between women in corporate leadership and profitability

July 2016
Directors & Boards;2016 Second Quarter, Vol. 40 Issue 3, p59
Trade Publication
The article reports that employing female leaders increases business profitability based on the study of the nonprofit research institution Peterson Institute for International Economics in partnership with multinational professional services firm Ernst & Young in 2016. Results from global publicly traded companies were analyzed which reveals a substantial international variation in women representation. The impact of quotas for the corporate performance of women directors is also mentioned.


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