Scottish Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee call for evidence on the gender pay gap
02 February 2017
Scotland's Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee is holding an inquiry into the gender pay gap. The inquiry will focus on the following areas: 1) how they define and measure the gender pay gap; 2) the gender pay gap in Scotland's sectors; and 3) Scottish Government action that is being taken, and can be taken, to reduce the gender pay gap. The remit for the inquiry is to explore the effect of the gender pay gap on the Scottish economy, with a particular focus on business performance, the Scottish public sector and Scottish Government action required to address the issue. The deadline for comments is 10 March 2017.