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Why do more men die of COVID? It’s likely not what you think

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GenderSci Lab finds social factors, not biological difference between sexes, play biggest role by far. Researchers agree that men die of COVID at a higher rate than women, but they haven’t been sure why. A new Harvard GenderSci Lab study of more than 30 million confirmed coronavirus cases in the U.S. suggests the reason has less to do with biological differences between the sexes and more with a series of social factors.…

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Why do more men die of COVID? It’s likely not what you think

9 mins read

GenderSci Lab finds social factors, not biological difference between sexes, play biggest role by far. Researchers agree that men die of COVID at a higher rate than women, but they haven’t been sure why. A new Harvard GenderSci Lab study of more than 30 million confirmed coronavirus cases in the U.S. suggests the reason has less…

Women are Undercited and Men are Overcited in Communication

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The FINANCIAL —  In academia, how often one’s work is cited is one of the most important factors impacting who receives promotions, awards, and grants. It purports to be a nonbiased metric of the significance of a scholar’s research and contributions to the field. But what if it’s not that straightforward?…