Women in Economics: Heidi Hartmann

October 04, 2023

This 21-minute podcast was released Oct. 4, 2023.

Heidi Hartmann sitting at a table with a microphone, across from Maria Hasenstab.

Heidi Hartmann (left), founder of the Institute for Women’s Policy Research, is interviewed by Maria Hasenstab for the Women in Economics Podcast Series from the St. Louis Fed.

“Economics does provide a very powerful tool for changing public policy,” says Heidi Hartmann, founder, president emerita and senior research economist of the Institute for Women’s Policy Research, who currently serves as a distinguished economist and resident at the Program on Gender Analysis in Economics at American University. Hartmann talks with Maria Hasenstab of External Engagement & Corporate Communications division at the St. Louis Fed.


This podcast features conversations with women and underrepresented minorities who are making their marks in the field of economics. Views expressed are not necessarily those of the St. Louis Fed or Federal Reserve System.

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