[We’re planning to re-publish a small number of posts from the blog of an associated campaign, the Anti-Feminism League. That blog is no longer being maintained. The posts pre-date the establishment of the J4MB blog in February 2013. Mike Buchanan’s article ‘The Gender Diversity Delusion’ was published by the IEA 24 April 2012 – it’s downloadable through the link below – and it attracted considerable interest. He later gave a well-received presentation to a capacity audience at the IEA. A month or two before this article, Mark Littlewood, IEA director general, had posted an article opposing boardroom gender quotas.]
The Institute of Economic Affairs (‘IEA’) is a highly respected London-based think tank. From time to time it permits outsiders to offer blog posts on important issues of the day, and so it was that I was delighted recently that Professor Philip Booth (Director of the IEA since 2002) accepted my proposal to submit a blog post on the topic of Gender Diversity in the Boardroom (‘GDITB’). They’ve just posted it:
I’m informed that IEA blog posts are sent to ‘thousands’ of subscribers. It’s encouraging to see high-level exposure being given to the GDITB scandal, an assault on the business sector in Britain and other developed countries.