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From Our New York Times Files: Why Aren’t Women Advancing More in Corporate America?

From Our New York Times Files: Why Aren’t Women Advancing More in Corporate America?

More than 40 years ago, the Harvard business professor Rosabeth Moss Kanter published a pivotal book, “Men and Women of the Corporation.” Kanter showed that the disadvantages women experienced at work couldn’t be attributed to their lack of ambition: Women aspired to leadership as much as men did. But organizations often funneled women into jobs that didn’t have much of a career ladder.

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