Women And Men Now Even In The Jobs Recovery

gender gap jobs recovery
gender gap jobs recovery

By Annalyn Kurtz

The gap between men and women workers is narrowing as hiring remains strong in the female-dominated health care industry.

Forget the "mancession" or the "he-covery." Men suffered the biggest job losses in the financial crisis, and also gained the most post-recession jobs.

But now, men and women have equal footing in the recovery.