Rae Cooper - Newsroom articles


  • Entrenched bias in workplaces causing gender pay gap to persist 28 Aug 2019

    ABC Radio News and Current Affairs

    Professor Rae Cooper, Co-Director of the Women, Work & Leadership Research Group, spoke to ABC Radio National’s PM about strategies to fix the gender pay gap in Australia.

  • Women are finally seen as equals at work, not before time 09 Aug 2019

    Sydney Morning Herald

    Sydney Morning Herald quoted Professor Rae Cooper from the Business School about the underrepresentation of women in senior leadership and the benefits of targets over quotas.

  • Why is it so hard for men to link their personal behaviour to gender inequality? 02 Aug 2019

    ABC Online

    ABC Online quoted Professor Rae Cooper from the Business School about how men and women perceive issues of gender inequality differently.

  • Australia’s great workplace divide 17 Jul 2019

    Sydney Morning Herald

    Sydney Morning Herald quoted Professor Rae Cooper about the Australian Women’s Working Futures survey, which found women in hyper-masculine sectors were more likely to be sexually harassed. The article was syndicated nationally.

  • Rae Cooper on ABC Radio National’s Sunday Extra 15 Jul 2019

    ABC Radio National’s Sunday Extra

    ABC Radio National’s Sunday Extra interviewed Co-Director of the Women, Work & Leadership Research Group, Professor Rae Cooper on the 50th anniversary of the Equal Pay Act and subsequent progress on gender equality in workplaces.

  • The future of work for Australian women and men 03 Jul 2019

    ABC Radio National

    ABC Radio National interviewed Professor Rae Cooper about research into how women and men view future workplace issues including automation, job security and flexibility.

  • Rae Cooper on Folha de S. Paulo (Brazil) 31 May 2019

    Folha de S. Paulo (Brazil)

    Folha de S. Paulo (Brazil) quoted Professor Rae Cooper about the benefits of a four-day working week for keeping highly skilled women and mothers in the workforce.

  • Rae Cooper in BBC Indonesian 13 May 2019

    BBC Indonesian

    BBC Indonesian quoted Professor Rae Cooper about the impact of a four-day work week on women’s participation in the workforce.

  • Comparing childcare work to male jobs holds women's wages back 03 May 2019

    Sydney Morning Herald

    Sydney Morning Herald also quoted Professor Rae Cooper about the unhelpfulness of comparing childcare workers to a male-dominated profession involving work of equivalent value. The article was syndicated across Nine’s newspaper mastheads online.

  • Rae Cooper on ABC Radio North West Queensland 03 May 2019

    ABC Radio North West Queensland

    ABC Radio North West Queensland interviewed Professor Rae Cooper about boosting wages in female-dominated industries after a Labor policy announcement to increase the wages of early childhood educators.


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