The Women in Economics Initiative
is a volunteer-run, non-profit association established to advance gender equality in the field of economics. Our goal is to encourage equal opportunity and balanced representation of genders in the economics profession across the academic, business and public sectors.
We want to:
by highlighting the valuable contributions that women have already made, and continue to make, in the study and application of economics.
and facilitate a dialogic network across diverse disciplines, sectors, career stages, and countries in order to explore the roles, opportunities, and challenges faced by women in economics.
people, especially women, to become the agents of change in economics by transforming the discourse in economics by making it more inclusive, dynamic, and effective.