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Few Women on Boards: Is There a Fix?
by Boris Groysberg
Women hold only 14 percent of the board seats at S&P 1500 companies. Why is that, and what–if anything—should business leaders and policymakers do about the gender disparity? Research by Professor Boris Groysberg and colleagues shows that male and female board members have very different takes on the issue.