Is there really a gender wage gap issue?

Need help with my Management question – I’m studying for my class.

I’ve provided a few sources below (but feel free to incorporate your own). Now it’s your turn to debate the question: Is there really a gender wage gap issue? Explain.
PLEASE NOTE: Keep your comments factual and related to the actual topic.

https://www.aauw.org/research/the-simple-truth-about-the-gender-pay-gap/

https://www.usatoday.com/story/money/2018/10/23/women-lose-500-billion-year-because-stubborn-gender-pay-gap/1728870002/


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