Desautels Professor presents at a major workplace-inequality conference

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Matissa Hollister

Over 30 academics from North America and Europe recently gathered at the Society and Organizations Center (SnO) in Paris for the first edition of the HEC Paris Inequality Research Conference.

The talks hit on subjects like why diversity efforts at most organizations fail and how to fix the issue, the differences in advancement speed between women and men, female tokenism at the board level, and how mental health issues can affect wages.

Desautels Professor Matissa Hollister spoke about how positions that trend towards higher diversity are prone to being dissolved.

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