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Gender & Economics Seminar (Updated 12/3/14)

4:00 pm – 5:00 pm, Thursday, September 18 (2014), Kreeger Economics Conference Room 100

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The Program on Gender Analysis in Economics is proud to host a seminar series in Gender & Economics. The series explores a variety of topics related to gender in an informal setting. All seminars are free and open to the public.

September 18: Greg Seymour, American University
"Are Empowered Women Happier? Agency, Aspirations, and Subjective Well-being in Rural Bangladesh"
**please note there will be a PGAE Welcome Reception preceding the seminar from 3:00-4:00 p.m.

October 2: Vanya Slavchevska, American University
"Gender Differences in Agricultural Productivity: The Case of Tanzania"

October 16: Abhilasha Srivastava, American University
"Intra-household Time Allocation and Social Norms in Intergenerational vs. Nuclear Households in India"

November 6: Leanne Roncolato, Franklin and Marshall College
"Engendering Growth Diagnostics: Examining Constraints to Investment and Entrepreneurship"

November 20: Julie Routzahn, McDaniel College
"Gender Differences in Attitudes toward Debt and Financial Position: The Impact of the Great Recession"