IAFFE Purposes


To foster dialogue and resource sharing among economists and others from all over the world who take feminist viewpoints
To advance feminist inquiry into economic issues
To educate economists, policy makers, and the general public on feminist points of view on economic issues
To foster evaluations of the underlying constructs of the economics discipline from feminist perspectives
To aid in expanding opportunities for women, and especially women from underrepresented groups, within economics
To promote interaction among researchers, activists, and policy makers in order to improve scholarship and policy
To encourage the inclusion of feminist perspectives in the economic classroom



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Jean Shackelford, Department of Economics, Bucknell University (jshackel@bucknell.edu) Last update 01.01.01