Patriarchy and Women’s Political Economy

bellGlobalization has transformed gender relations, and neo-liberal economic policies have resulted in persistent gender inequality through patriarchy and the sexual division of labor.

Seminar Topic: Patriarchy and Women's Political Economy by Professor Peter F. Bell

Date: Monday, April 22, 2013

Time: 1:30pm-3pm

Venue: Faculty Meeting Room, 5th Floor, Faculty of Economics, Thammasat University, Tha Prachan Campus.

Globalization has transformed gender relations, and neo-liberal economic policies have resulted in persistent gender inequality through patriarchy and the sexual division of labor.

Co-author of such books as "Women, Gender Relations and Development in Thai Society"(Chiang Mai University, 1997), Peter F. Bell is Emeritus Professor of Economics at the State University of New York Purchase, where he received the SUNY Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Teaching. He has recently been a lecturer at Manhattanville College, and previously taught at Yale University, the University of Texas, and the University of British Columbia. Prof. Bell currently teaches EE363: Gender Economics at BE International Program