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Family issues can cause women to abandon academia at every rung of the career ladder. Policy-makers have addressed some ways to get more women on to the lower rungs of the ladder. But solutions at the higher steps—tenure and beyond—are proving a little more difficult.
Published in Nature (March 15, 2007) 446: 346. Copyright 2007, Nature Publishing Group. http://www.nature.com/naturejobs/2007/070315/full/nj7133-346a.html Used by permission. DOI: 10.1038/nj7133-346a