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2021 Women in Economics Symposium Archive

At the 2021 Women in Economics Symposium, attendees learned how economists can help save the environment; reduce income inequality; improve healthcare outcomes; help people make better decisions; and reduce the severity of economic recessions.

More about the Women in Economics Symposium and Podcast Series

Complete 2021 Agenda (pdf)

Wednesday, Feb. 17, 2021

View Main Session Recording: Featuring a keynote by Abigail Wozniak, Director, Opportunity and Inclusive Growth Institute and Senior Research Economist at the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis. Also includes a panel discussion with Brigitte Madrian, Dean and Distinguished Professor, Brigham Young University Marriott School of Business; Nancy Rose, Charles P. Kindleberger Professor of Applied Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Moderated by Mary Suiter, Assistant Vice President, St. Louis Fed.

Breakout Rooms:

Thursday, Feb. 18, 2021

View Main Session Recording: Keynote by Lisa D. Cook, Director, AEA Summer Program, and Professor of Economics and International Relations, Michigan State University. Also includes a panel with Abigail Wozniak, Director, Opportunity and Inclusive Growth Institute and Senior Research Economist, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis; and Marie T. Mora, Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs, and Professor of Economics, University of Missouri-St. Louis. Moderated by Gail Heyne Hafer, Professor of Economics, St. Louis Community College-Meramec.

Breakout Rooms