ECN Feminist Economics Book Club 2020

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Book of the Month | Meetings | Reviews
Read reviews written by our ECN members for our 2020 Feminist Economics Book Club below. You can also read the 2021 list here.
January 2020



‘Invisible Women: Exposing Data Bias in a World Designed for Men’ (Caroline Criado-Perez)
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February 2020




‘Collective bargaining and gender equality’ (Phillinger & Wintour)
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March 2020
‘Doughnut Economics: Seven Ways to Think Like a 21st-Century Economist’ (Kate Raworth)
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April 2020
‘Why Women Will Save the Planet’ (Friends of the Earth & C40 Cities)
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May 2020
‘The Inner Level: How More Equal Societies Reduce Stress, Restore Sanity and Improve Everyone’s Well-being’ (Wilkinson & Pickett)
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June 2020
‘The Economy’s Other Half: How taking gender seriously transforms macroeconomics’ (James Heintz)
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July 2020


‘The Sex Factor: How Women Made the West Rich’ (Victoria Bateman)
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August 2020


‘Who Cooked Adam Smith’s Dinner? A story about women and economics’ (Katrine Marçal)
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September 2020


‘The Seductions of Quantification: Measuring Human Rights, Gender Violence and Sex Trafficking’ (Sally Engle Merry)
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October 2020


‘Why Women Have Better Sex Under Socialism and Other Arguments for Economic Independence’ (Kristen R. Ghodsee)
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November 2020


‘The Sex Economy’ (Monica O’Connor)
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December 2020


‘Crippled: Austerity and the Demonization of Disabled People’ (Frances Ryan)
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