The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.
The Great Debate
What will it really take to give America a raise?
A lot of well-credentialed policy experts have been writing nonsense about why Americans can’t be paid more.
The Internet and mobile phones have transformed our connections to people around the world. This technology has also, however, led to a widening gender gap in poorer countries. For it is largely men who control the information revolution that helps to educate, inform and empower.