Events

Care Work: Towards Solidarity and Integration (돌봄: 연대와 통합의 모색)

October 29th, 2019 | From 9:00am to 8:00pm
On October 29, 2019 the Care Work and the Economy team, led by Seoul National University (SNU), will host the Care Work: Towards Solidarity and Integration.  The event will bring together researchers, advocacy groups, and policymakers for presentations and moderated discussions on the Ethics of Care; Recognizing Unpaid Care Work in Korea, Unifying and Organizing
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28th IAFFE Annual Conference

June 27th, 2019
CWE Research Team to Present Panel Discussions at the 28th International Association for Feminist Economics (IAFFE) Annual Conference The conference this year, to be held in Glasgow, centers around the theme of Solidarities and Challenges at the Intersection of Inequalities. Feminist economics comprises a unique, critical contribution to the interdisciplinary scholarship addressing this challenging topic.
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2019 Global Carework Summit

June 9th, 2019
The CWE Research Team is excited to attend the 2019 Global Carework Summit in Toronto, Ontario June 9-11. This is the second three-day summit hosted by the Carework Network. It is designed to connect interdisciplinary carework researchers from across the globe. Hosted events will include an opening keynote panel addressing global policy and the care
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American University PGAE Seminar Series: Elissa Braunstein

April 25th, 2019 | From 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Elissa Braunstein joined American University’s Program for Gender Analysis in Economics (PGAE) Seminar series to present her work on gender and macroeconomics. She introduced a conceptual Kaleckian macroeconomic model along with empirical evidence connecting economic growth and development with social reproduction and gender inequality. The working paper that she presented “Estimating the role of social
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American University PGAE Seminar Series: Hans Lofgren

April 2nd, 2019 | From 11:45am to 1:00pm
Care Work and the Economy Project presented at American University’s PGAE Seminar Series Hans Lofgren joined American University’s Program for Gender Analysis in Economics (PGAE) Seminar series to present on “Genderal Equilibrium Modeling for Analysis of Care, Gender, and Labor Markets.” His talk presented the ongoing work on the development of a gendered Computable General
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Cem Oyvat presenting paper at conference

Eastern Economic Association Annual Conference

February 28th, 2019
Drafts of three of Group 1’s first-year of commissioned models were presented at the annual conference of the Eastern Economic Association in February of this year. Presenters included Elissa Braunstein of Colorado State University, James Heintz of University of Massachuesetts Amherst, and Ramaa Vasudevan of Colorado State University.  Further details and abstracts can be accessed
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Aerial View of Cartegena, Colombia

21st Annual Conference on Global Economic Analysis

June 13th, 2018
CWE Research Team Prototype CGE Model Presented at the 21st Annual Conference on Global Economic Analysis Hans Lofgren presented the first draft of “Care in an Aging East Asian Economy: Policies and impacts on households and labor markets” by CWE Researchers Hans Lofgren, Marzia Fontana, and Kijong Kim in Cartegena, Colombia at the 21st Annual
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Multiple hands together

Gender, Care and Heterodox Macroeconomic Modeling

January 6th, 2018
Drafts of four of Group 1’s first-year of commissioned models were presented at the flagship annual meeting of the American Economic Association in January of this year. Presenters included Elissa Braunstein of Colorado State University, James Heintz of University of Massachuesetts Amherst, Srinivas Raghavendra of the National University of Ireland Galway, and Cem Oyvat of
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