Izaskun Zuazu

Izaskun Zuazu is a postdoctoral researcher at the Institute for Socio-Economics of the Duisburg-Essen University, Germany. She works on structural and technological change, gender inequalities in the labour market and political economy.

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Sexual Harassment and Wages: The Paradox of Power

Article | Jun 2, 2023

The wage effect of hostile working conditions, mainly in terms of sexual harassment risk in the workplace, should be considered and monitored as a first critical step in making women less vulnerable at work and increasing their bargaining power.

The Wage Effect of Workplace Sexual Harassment: Evidence for Women in Europe

Paper Working Paper | | Jun 2023

Changes to deeply entrenched systems of unequal gender power dynamics, roles and relations, underpinned by patriarchal values, are part of an effective response to the prevention of sexual harassment and its economic consequences.