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Yellen said reforms such as flexible work arrangements, affordable child care, and paid family leave could all work toward boosting female participation. (Photo: AP)

(Bloomberg) — Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said the U.S. could boost its potential growth rate and productivity by removing barriers that limit women’s participation in the workforce.

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