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Missing Women – 2019 Joseph Fisher Lecture

The School of Economics was proud to present the 2019 Fisher Lecture presented by Professor Siwan Anderson on Thursday 5 September, 2019.

The School of Economics was very pleased to welcome Professor Siwan Anderson from the Vancouver School of Economics at the University of British Columbia in Canada. Professor Anderson is a development economist and much of her research focuses on women in poor countries. She delivered the annual Fisher Lecture entitled “Missing Women” to a diverse audience and answered some interesting questions after the lecture.   Professor Anderson is a senior fellow of the Canadian Institute for Advanced Research (CIFAR), the Bureau for Research and Economic Analysis of Development (BREAD), Theoretical Research in Development Economics (ThReD), and the Center for Effective Global Action (CEGA) at the University of California Berkeley.  View the video here.

From left to right Prof. Siwan Anderson, The Hon. Catherine Branson, Deputy Chancellor, Prof. John Williams, Executive Dean, Faculty of the Professions & Prof. Gareth Myles, Head of the School of Economics.

 

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