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Idea of Feminist Economics Winning the Nobel Prize: Good News for Women

Idea of Feminist Economics Winning the Nobel Prize: Good News for Women

Empowering women to make life choices, respecting their autonomy, and men's readiness to share in household chores and care work is the way ahead. This year's Economics Nobel, awarded to a woman economic historian, Claudia Goldin, honours analytical scrutiny to questions of not just economic growth but also of sociology and of quotidian attitudes of men and women in domestic, even intimate, spaces.