Gender gap, gender discrimination, inequality, congressional powers
Despite our country’s efforts to eliminate it, there remain pay and achievement gaps between men and women in the workplace. This article summarizes legal approaches to close the gap, constitutional developments that have slowed government’s power to address the inequality, worrisome trends in recent cases, and the implications of these. This article proposes a future of utilizing congress’s taxing power to address inequalities.
McCormick, Marcia L., "Constitutional Limitations on Closing the Gender Gap in Employment" (2013). All Faculty Scholarship. 33.