Women in economics: The unknown cost of gender imbalance

This event will focus on some of the issues emerging from the gender biases evident in the field of economics. Keynote Speaker Emmanuelle Auriol, Professor at Toulouse School of Economics and Chair of Women in Economics of the European Economic Association Moderator Martine Durand, Director, OECD Statistics Directorate  Panellists Mathilde Mesnard, Deputy Director, OECD Directorate for Financial and Enterprise Affairs Luiz de Mello, Director, Policy Studies Branch, OECD Economics Department Background Academic economists are overwhelmingly male. In Europe, only 20% of senior economists are women while, in the United States, only 15% of full professors are women. And only one woman […]