Claudia Goldin Wins Nobel in Economics for Studying Women in the Work Force

Her research uncovered the reasons for gender gaps in labor force participation and earnings

She is the third woman to win the prize.

Economics Nobel Prize goes to Claudia Goldin, an expert on women at work

Harvard University's Claudia Goldin has won the 2023 Nobel Prize in Economics for her research on women in the labor market

She studies the changing role of working women through the centuries

and the causes of the persistent pay gap between men and women

formally known as The Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel

comes with a prize of 11 million kronor, or about $1 million. Goldin is the third woman to receive the prize.

Claudia Goldin's discoveries have vast society implications," said Randi Hjalmarsson