Gender trends in computer science authorship

@article{Wang2019GenderTI,
  title={Gender trends in computer science authorship},
  author={Lucy L. Wang and Gabriel Stanovsky and Luca Weihs and Oren Etzioni},
  journal={ArXiv},
  year={2019},
  volume={abs/1906.07883}
}
A comprehensive and up-to-date analysis of Computer Science literature (2.87 million papers through 2018) reveals that, if current trends continue, parity between the number of male and female authors will not be reached in this century. Under our most optimistic projection models, gender parity is forecast to be reached by 2100, and significantly later under more realistic assumptions. In contrast, parity is projected to be reached within two to three decades in the biomedical literature… CONTINUE READING

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