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Equal pay – are the odds in your favour?
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Equal pay – are the odds in your favour?

Men get paid the same as women in figure skating and gymnastics but why are women paid considerably less in sports such as football,...

the ostrich effect
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What is the ostrich effect?

There is an old myth that ostriches tend to bury their heads in the sand when they’re scared, pretending the hazard doesn’t exist if they can’t see...

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percent is the contribution of the EU to the world’s GDP
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percent is the contribution of the EU to the world’s GDP

percent is the contribution of the EU to the world’s GDP. This is closely followed by the US (22.2%), China (13.4%) and Japan (5.9%) and together these four account for almost...

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