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List of feminist economists


List of feminist economists

This is an incomplete alphabetical list by surname of notable feminist economists, experts in the social science of feminist economics, past and present. Only economists with biographical articles in WorldHeritage are listed here.


  • Feminist economists 1
    • A 1.1
    • B 1.2
    • C 1.3
    • D 1.4
    • E 1.5
    • F 1.6
    • G 1.7
    • H 1.8
    • J 1.9
    • K 1.10
    • M 1.11
    • N 1.12
    • O 1.13
    • R 1.14
    • S 1.15
    • T 1.16
    • W 1.17
    • Y 1.18
  • See also 2
  • Notes 3

Feminist economists


Bina Agarwal 
  • Bina Agarwal[note 1] (born 1951), Indian development economist.
  • Randy Albelda (born 1955), American labor and welfare economist. Her research interests include: gender and race, public policies, economics of taxation, and poverty.
  • Sabina Alkire, welfare economist with an interest in ethics.
  • Iulie Aslaksen, Norwegian environmental economist.


Anders Borg 
Heather Boushey 


  • Cecilia Conrad[note 1] (born 1955), African-American academic with a particular interest in the effects of race and gender on economic status.




Nancy Folbre 




Devaki Jain 
Jacqueline Jones 






  • Ingrid Robeyns (born 1972), Dutch-Belgium, chair of the Ethics of Institutions at Utrecht University, Faculty of Humanities and the associated Ethics Institute.
  • Yana van der Meulen Rodgers[note 1] (born 1966), Dutch professor and graduate director within the Women's and Gender Studies department of Rutgers University.


Jolande Sap 
Stephanie Seguino 
Amartya Sen 


Irene Tinker 
  • Irene Tinker (born 1927), American founding Board president of the International Center for Research on Women, founder and director of the Equity Policy Center and co-founder of the Wellesley Center for Research on Women.
  • Rosalba Todaro[note 1] Chilean economist and senior researcher at the Centro de Estudios de la Mujer (Women's Studies Centre) in Santiago, Chile,


Marilyn Waring 
Beatrice Webb 


See also


  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s Past president of the International Association for Feminist Economics (IAFFE).
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