2015 Chinese Women Economists Workshop, Beijing

The 2015 Chinese Women Economists (CWE) international workshop was held the School of Agricultural Economics and Rural Development, Renmin University of China, in Beijing on June 13, 2015. Our Chinese sister organization invited two board members of CWEN, as well as two representatives from CSWEP, to attend the workshop. The keynote speakers were Shulamit (Shu) Kahn from, Boston University (USA) and Anke Kessler from Simon Fraser University (Canada). Shu gave a very informative presentenation on the current state of women in US Economics Academia, while Anke talked about “Cultural Heritage, Family Socialization, and Education: Evidence from Canada”. More details of the program can be found here.