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Gender and Economics Seminar Series (Updated 4/17)

3:00 pm – 4:15 pm, Wednesday, March 19, Kreeger Economics Conference Room 100

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The Gender and Economics Seminar Series is organized by the Program on Gender Analysis in Economics. The series explores a variety of topics relating to gender in an informal setting. This spring's schedule is as follows:

February 19: Caren Grown, Economist-in-Residence, AU
"Aid Effectiveness and Gender Equality"

March 5: Julia Navarro, World Bank
"Gender Analysis in Agricultural Value Chains: The Case of Honduras"

March 19: Nata Duvvury, National University of Ireland, Galway & PGAE Visiting Scholar
"Violence Against Women: Economic Costs and Implications for Development"

March 26: Bina Agarwal, University of Manchester & Delhi University
"Gender and Forest Conservation: Does Women's Presence Make a Difference?"

April 2: Heidi Hartmann, Institute for Women's Policy Research
"How Equal Pay for Working Women Would Reduce Poverty and Grow the American Economy"

April 9: Yana Rodgers, Rutgers University (joint with Department of Economics, seminar from 12-1:15)
"Land Reform and Welfare in Vietnam: Why Gender of the Land-Rights Holder Matters"

April 23: Krista Jacobs, USAID
"Understanding Joint Property Rights and Ownership: Some Lessons from Sub-Saharan Africa"

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Economics