Does the Glass Ceiling Exist? A Longitudinal Study of Women’s Progress on French Corporate Boards
In this article, we conduct a longitudinal study of women’s progress on French corporate boards of directors. We particularly focus on the extent to which women directors have circumvented the glass ceiling. Using a sample of SBF 120 companies over a 10
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