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History of Political Economy (2022) 54 (S1): 221–257.
Published: 01 December 2022
... of the gap tell us about our understandings of men and women's places in economic life, and about ideologies of agency and structure? This article is part of a larger project attempting to understand the role of stylized facts in the production and circulation of economic knowledge (see Hirschman 2016...
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History of Political Economy (2023) 55 (5): 799–830.
Published: 01 October 2023
... of the present article is to show that evolutionary faith is not really enough to remove the tension between the economic and moral dimensions of Marshall's definition of well-being. Marshall understands that progress would not happen without assigning a special role to families and women in cultivating family...
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History of Political Economy (2022) 54 (S1): 17–41.
Published: 01 December 2022
..., was almost nonexistent until around 2010. A decade-by-decade comparison of men's and women's coauthorship networks suggests female-female networks in the most recent decade in our data (2010–19) roughly resemble male networks from earlier decades (1940–69) and highlight the key role prominent individuals...
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History of Political Economy (2019) 51 (4): 671–702.
Published: 01 August 2019
.... Together with the abolition of local branches, these first two membership drives diluted the role of women in the association. In contrast, the membership drive of 1922–26 reflected a growing interest in graduate students and young instructors that somewhat increased the proportion of women among members...
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History of Political Economy (2022) 54 (S1): 259–282.
Published: 01 December 2022
..., and continues to play, a major role in creating a social reality in which unpaid reproductive labor is seen both as “women's work” and as unskilled. It influences the perceived value of economic activities far beyond the confines of the discipline. It contributes to the division of labor, with impacts on who...
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History of Political Economy (2022) 54 (S1): 127–157.
Published: 01 December 2022
... and supporting them to take leadership roles in becoming heads of divisions and departments. She hoped her colleagues could promote and advertise why men may want women as heads, to have a “more progressive attitude in the work place.” Colleagues on the whole showed some level of curiosity at these issues...
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History of Political Economy (2022) 54 (S1): 159–192.
Published: 01 December 2022
... for Radical Political Economics and the Committee on the Status of Women in the Economics Profession, along with the role played by the sessions organized during the ASSA conferences; the tension between the different methodologies used by feminist economists; and the tension surrounding the place of feminist...
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History of Political Economy (2022) 54 (5): 879–909.
Published: 01 October 2022
... the “woman question,” that is, the educational, legal, and economic emancipation of women from their traditional roles. In many European countries, classical liberal associations were pioneers in promoting the woman question long before socialist movements included it on their agendas. In Austria, classical...
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History of Political Economy (2010) 42 (4): 653–677.
Published: 01 November 2010
... a role similar to that of translation in that they offered another route to intellectual cred- ibility for women shut out of the formal institutions of the period (DeJean 1991; Goodman 1994; Gordon 1994). Both Royer and Châtelet frequented salons, and late in her life Royer entertained political...
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History of Political Economy (2018) 50 (S1): 303–322.
Published: 01 December 2018
.... 2015 . Phishing for Phools . Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press . Alesina Alberto Giuliano Paola Nunn Nathan . 2013 . “ On the Origins of Gender Roles: Women and the Plough .” Quarterly Journal of Economics 128 ( 2 ): 469 – 530 . Bates Robert Greif Avner...
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History of Political Economy (2022) 54 (S1): 1–15.
Published: 01 December 2022
... of interest is the evolution of women's roles as economists over the past century: how do particular women fit into a profession that has not always welcomed them, and how have the decisions that particular women made about their careers changed the profession itself? However, the knowledge produced by women...
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History of Political Economy (2022) 54 (S1): 97–125.
Published: 01 December 2022
... it possible for (some) women to professionally succeed as economists, we aim to shed light on broader questions regarding the professionalization of economics. How did differences between women's and men's experiences structure the process of becoming and working as economists? Which role did...
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History of Political Economy (2021) 53 (2): 347–355.
Published: 01 April 2021
... In chapter 1, Sheetal Bharat explains how Indian women have engaged with patri- archy in two millennia. The author employs economic categories to explain the role of women and their activism: in fact, she uses Amartya Sen s notion of welfare, which includes both well-being and agency. She shows...
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History of Political Economy (1993) 25 (1): 185–201.
Published: 01 March 1993
... of labor? How much recognition of the variety and value of women’s economic activity has been present in economists’ descriptions of economic life? How often have economists discussed the problems facing women, the extent to which women’s interests conflicted with those of men, and the role...
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History of Political Economy (2002) 34 (Suppl_1): 62–76.
Published: 01 December 2002
... Essays . Vol. 2 . London:Routledge. ____. 1998 . Economics as a Profession. In Handbook of Economic Methodology , edited by J. Davis,D. Hands, and U. Mäki. Cheltenham, U.K.: Elgar. Committee on the Status of Women in the Economics Profession(CSWEP). 1999. Annual Report. Available from...
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History of Political Economy (1984) 16 (4): 619–638.
Published: 01 November 1984
..., pp. 383-400. Bowles Millar and women’s position 621 material base of society affected its institutions and its scope for virtue that the four-stages theory has a role to play. Pocock describes this role thus: In place of the rigorous identification of property...
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History of Political Economy 11242733.
Published: 12 April 2024
... the sit­ua­ t­ion of women, which led them to dif­fer­ent­ia­ te the role of edu­cat­ion according to whether it concerned women or men. This artic­ le recons­ tructs the debates on the woman quest­ion in which French libe­ ral econo­ m­ ists part­ic­i­pated and mobi­lizes a great numb­ er of econ­o­mists who...
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History of Political Economy (1996) 28 (1): 128–131.
Published: 01 March 1996
... that men knew what was best for women and failed to recognize the importance of women’s participation in their own decisions. Marshall expressed a stronger antifeminist position. He believed that the only proper role for a woman was that of homemaker-a shaper and nurturer of the future labor force...
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History of Political Economy (2022) 54 (5): 991–993.
Published: 01 October 2022
... the history of ideas as well as particular economic ideas themselves, such as the role of cultural places in the center versus the periphery and the emergence of mainstream economics versus heterodoxy. Of course, the author underlines that women's contributions have been traditionally placed within...
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History of Political Economy (1993) 25 (4): 617–640.
Published: 01 November 1993
..., by transforming the social significance of physiological differences between the sexes, has played an important role in the economic analysis of women’s so- cial position since the seventeenth century. This article contends that Adam Smith made a major, though neglected, contribution to the de...