Louise Marie Roth is an Associate Professor of Sociology at the University of Arizona. She is an expert on sex discrimination in employment, with interests in a wide variety of gender issues. Her book, Selling Women Short: Gender Inequality on Wall Street, documents gender inequality in finance with special attention to the bonus pay system. She has also published several academic articles on gender inequality on Wall Street and equal employment opportunity law and its effect on organizations. Roth also acts as an expert witness in sex discrimination cases. Her new research studies how health insurance and malpractice in the United States influence reproduction and childbirth, especially the rise in cesarean sections.
Louise lives in Tucson, Arizona with her wonderful husband and two sons.