As women in a community move into senior positions from which they can influence the economic advancement of women at all levels, commentators have examined factors contributing to their advancement. This article outlines data about the Women's Economic Forum, a Boston group formed in 1985. The degree to which interdependence or "partnership" is a positive element in achieving the group's objectives suggests that other communities could adopt the WEF model.
Cook, Elizabeth Graham
"Women, Power, and Partnership,"
New England Journal of Public Policy:
1, Article 13.
Available at: http://scholarworks.umb.edu/nejpp/vol6/iss1/13