Women in the Economy

ECON 348

Economics of gender including the status of women in the labor market; feminist economic theories; ethical considerations of gender-based inequalities; gendered division of labor within the family and between the household and labor market. Situation of women in developing countries undergoing transition to market economies; gender-related measurements and indicators; explanations and remedies for female/male occupational segregation and wage differentials. Prerequisite: Economics 201D. Instructor: McElroy or staff


Prerequisite: Economics 201D

Curriculum Codes
  • CCI
  • EI
  • R
  • SS
Cross-Listed As
  • GSF 230
  • ICS 348
Typically Offered