The Economic Case for LGBT Equality
Why Fair and Equal Treatment Benefits Us All (Queer Action/Queer Ideas)
M. V. Lee Badgett
Discover how LGBT equality and inclusion improve a company's profits and strengthen economies worldwide. Economist M. V. Lee Badgett provides a detailed financial argument for the necessity of LGBT equality. Using recent research findings, she examines the costly repercussions of homophobia and transphobia, showing how their effects lower GDP by 1% or more. Explore the real-world examples of anti-LGBT practices in multiple countries and the missed opportunities for full economic gain while discovering the ongoing complexities of LGBT equality.
2020-11-20T17:47:03.000ZExcellent book, both for reading and for following its advice of fairness and equal treatment for all human beings. @LeeBadgett – source