Why we need Feminist Economists

Professor Naila Kabeer looks back over the history of feminist economics and outlines her reasons why it matters for the future.

 

Male voices and perspectives tend to dominate economics, but feminist economists are challenging this

Like many other areas of life, male voices have tended to dominate economics. Throughout history, millions of women have been subject to systems and structures that privilege male perspectives at their expense. Feminist economics chanllenges this reality.

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