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Mothers' pay lags far behind men

August 23rd, 2016

Episode 1152 of 1273 episodes

Women who return to work part-time after having a baby continue to earn less than men for many years afterwards, says a report by the Institute for Fiscal Studies. Zoe, a nurse from Birmingham, and Kathryn Nawrockyi, gender equality director at Business in the Community, discuss the difficulty faced by women in balancing childcare and a career. (Image: Pregnant woman. Credit: PA)