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Women in Economics: Symposium and Podcast Series

Women in Economics Symposium

The next symposium is scheduled for February 18, 2021. Details will be added as they become available.

Women who study economics traveled from all over the country to the St. Louis Fed for the symposium. The event included a review of the research and data on women in economics, panels featuring women from various career fields who majored in economics, time to network and discuss career options, and unique perspectives from leaders in the field.

Watch videos from the 2019 event, which featured Loretta Mester, Amanda Bayer, and Kate Warne. Mester presented “Increasing Diversity, Inclusion, and Opportunity in Economics: Perspectives of a Brown-Eyed Economist.”

Watch videos from the 2018 event, including Mary Daly's presentation “21st Century Economics: The Importance of You.”

The theme of our 2018 Professors Conference was Diversity in the Economics Classroom and the Field. Watch video clips from several of our speakers and panelists regarding diversity and inclusion in economics

Women in Economics Podcast Series

“Women in Economics” highlights prominent economists in this global profession.

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Listen to more Women in Economics podcasts, or subscribe on: Apple | Spotify | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSS.

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Audience:   College, High School, Consumers, Middle School
Language:   English
Subjects:   Economics, STEM
Resource Types:   Video, Annual Conference