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Opening Remarks & Plenary

2:14:47

The Opening Plenary: Diversifying Economics with moderator Cecilia Conrad, Bina Agarwal, Janet Yellen, Nancy Folbre, M.V. Lee Badgett, and Maria Floro begins at 18:21 after opening remarks.

Please see also Closing Plenary: Priorities Moving Forward with moderator Heidi Hartmann, Caren Grown, Shahra Razavi, John Schmitt, Adriana Kugler, Kate Bahn.

Selected Photos

Pathways to Gender Equality Conference group

From left to right: Mieke Meurs, Heidi Harmann, Janet Yellen, Sylvia Burwell, Bina Agarwal, Cecilia Conrad, Lee Badgett, Maria Floro, and Peter Starr.

Pathways to Gender Equality Conference panelists

Opening Plenary (from left to right): Bina Agarwal, Nancy Folbre, Cecilia Conrad, Janet Yellen, Maria Floro, and Lee Badget.

Pathways to Gender Equality Conference Presenters

Janet Yellen (left) and Bina Agarwal.

Speaker at microphone

Professor Maria Floro discusses the importance of gender analysis in economics during the Opening Plenary.

People sitting in a crowd

Conference attendees at the Opening Plenary.

Woman speaking into a microphone

Professor Kelly Jones asks questions during the Opening Plenary.

Audience sitting at desks with laptops

Concurrent Session 1.2: Gender and Development attendees.

Panelists in front of a screen

Roundtable: Challenges and Opportunities for Closing Women’s Wealth Gap. From left to right: Sandy Darity Jr., Amy Castro Baker, Jhumpa Battacharya, and Karen Murrell.