Gender Gap in Economics in GRE 

 

 

Exploring the Gender Gap on the GRE Subject Test in Economics

Exploring the Gender Gap on the GRE Subject Test in Economics, by Mary Hirschfeld, Robert L. Moore and Eleanor Brown 1995 Heldref Publications.

Abstract

The 50-point "gender gap" in the Graduate Record Exam scores in economics is explored. Little support is found for explanations based on the notion that men are simply better than women in quantitative areas.

Exploring the Gender Gap on the GRE Subject Test in Economics
Mary Hirschfeld, Robert L. Moore, Eleanor Brown
The Journal of Economic Education, Vol. 26, No. 1 (Winter, 1995), pp. 3-15
doi:10.2307/1183461
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Exploring the Gender Gap on the GRE Subject Test in Economics

Exploring the Gender Gap on the GRE Subject Test in Economics, by Mary Hirschfeld, Robert L. Moore and Eleanor Brown 1995 Heldref Publications.

Abstract

The 50-point "gender gap" in the Graduate Record Exam scores in economics is explored. Little support is found for explanations based on the notion that men are simply better than women in quantitative areas.