The Glass Ceiling and The Paper Floor: Gender Differences among Top Earners, 1981-2012
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This paper uses confidential data supplied by the Social Security Administration. The views expressed herein are those of the authors and not necessarily those of the Social Security Administration, the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis, the Federal Reserve System, or the National Bureau of Economic Research.
---- Disclosure of Financial Relationships for Greg Kaplan ----
• My primary employer is Princeton University.
• For the 2014-15 academic year I am on leave from Princeton University. During this time I am a Visiting Lecturer at the University of New South Wales and a Senior Research Advisor at the Reserve Bank of Australia.
• During the last three years, the following institutions have paid me or given me research grants valued cumulatively at more than $5000:
o Reserve Bank of Australia
o Brookings Institution
o National Science Foundation