PIs and Staff

Principal Investigators and Staff

Care Work and the Economy is led by Dr. Maria Floro (Professor of Economics, American University) and Dr. Elizabeth King (Nonresident Senior Fellow, Global Economy and Development, Brookings Institution).  The research project is an initiative of the Program in Gender Analysis in Economics (PGAE) in the Department of Economics at American University and is managed by Charlotte Friar.

Portrait of Maria Floro


American University

Portrait of Elizabeth King

Nonresident Senior Fellow

Brookings Institution

Portrait of Charlotte Friar

Program Manager

Care Work and the Economy