References to articles and studies related to equality & diversity

We have collected here some links to interesting reading related to the equality & diversity topic, as well as reference information for sciencitific articles.

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Articles about equality

Tasa-arvobarometri (in Finnish)

Articles about diversity in organisations

Why the mining industry needs more women

Is there a payoff from top-team diversity?

How diverse leadership teams boost innovation

Why gender equality is good for everyone - men included

Mining for talent, a study of women on boards in the mining industry by WIM (UK)  and PwC.

Articles about recruitment, quotas and bias

Gender quotas and the crisis of the mediocre men

If there's only one woman in your candidate pool, there's statistically no chance she'll be hired

The abrasiveness trap: High-achieving men and women are are described differently in reviews

XY Bias: How male biology students see their female peers

Transgender experience led Stanford scientist to critique gender difference

Why we need women in STEM


“Gender Diversity in the Boardroom and Firm Performance: What Exactly Constitutes a “Critical Mass”?”. Joecks, J., Pull, K. & Vetter, K. Journal of Business Ethics. Volume 118, Issue 1, 2013, p. 61-72.

“The effect of board gender diversity on firm performance: evidence from Turkey”. Kılıç, M. & Kuzey, C. Gender in Management. Volume 31, Issue 7, 2016, p.434-455.

“Women on corporate boards and firm’s financial performance”. Valls, M. & Cruz, R. Women’s Studies International Forum. Volume 76, 2019, nr. 102251.

“The Impact of women’s representation on performance in project-based and non-project-based organizations”. Baker, M., Ali, M. & French, E. Internation Journal of Project Management. Volume 37, Issue 7, 2019, p. 872-883.

“Examining the relationship between academic performance and workplace position: does the glass ceiling exits among graduates from the same university?”. Beaudin, L. Applied Economics Letters. Volume 26, Issue 4, 2019, p.286-289.

“Glass ceiling: Role of women in the corporate world”. Pai, K. & Vaidya, S. Competitiveness Review. Volume 19, Issue 2, 2009, p. 106-113.