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Gender and Poverty in the 21st Century

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Speaker(s): Professor Diane Elson, Professor Nancy Folbre, Professor Maxine Molyneux
Chair: Professor Sylvia Chant

Recorded on 11 March 2011 in Old Theatre, Old Building.

Each speaker will briefly reflect on a theme inspired by or departing from the International Handbook of Gender and Poverty by Sylvia Chant, after which there will be a question and answer session with the audience. Diane Elson is professor of sociology at the University of Essex. Nancy Folbre is professor of economics at the University of Massachusetts Amherst. Maxine Molyneux is professor of sociology and director of the Institute for the Study of the Americas, at the School of Advanced Study, University of London. This event is supported by the LSE Annual Fund. There will be a reception in the Atrium after the lecture open to all audience members.

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