Lecture: 'Specialization, Power, and Inequality'

Event Details

March 1, 2018
4:00 pm

Crotty Hall

Room: 209

UMass Amherst Campus

Contact:
Sheila Gilroy
413-545-3815

The third annual Samuel Bowles Lecture to be presented by professor Emerita Nancy Folbre. 

In this lecture titled "Specialization, Power, and Inequality: The Case of the Care Penalty," Folbre will discuss several distinctive features of care provision that weaken the links between value created and rewards paid, and how, as a result, care providers (predominantly women) find themselves in a weak economic position.

Reception to follow.

Event Category

Lecture/Talk