Over 70 of all female workers in mexico are relegated

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Unformatted text preview: epresented. Over 70% of all female workers in Mexico are relegated to the service or commercial sector.1 Of 502,116 executives in Mexico, only 14.25% are female, and only 7.1% receive a salary that is ten times more than the minimum wage.2 And of every one of these female executives that do receive a salary more than ten times the minimum wage, there are 18 male executives.3 In a recent study of professional Mexican women, it was discovered that in the 103 most powerful Mexican companies, only four had women on their Executive Board´s, and only 13 had females in middle level management positions.4 By comparison, over 81% the Forbes 500 companies in the U.S. had females on their Executive Boards during the same time period.5 This case was written by Professor Jay Paul Kermit Pence Dudgeon It was prepared solely to provide material for class discussion. Some of the names have been modified to protect the privacy of the people or institutions envolved. C.R. © Instituto Tecnológico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey, Av. General Ramón Corona No. 2514, Col. Nvo. México, Zapopan, Ja...
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