Lynn Duggan, "A Feminist Comparative Economic Systems: New Contours"
- Author: Russian and East European Institute
- Number of episodes: 1
- Web site: http://www.iub.edu/~reeiweb/events/2010/duggan.pdf
As eastern European economies have become more similar in structure to those of the West, the field of comparative economic systems (CES) has come to rely on econometric methods, which are not conducive to comparisons of institutions. Traditional institutionalist methodologies of this field are needed in order to deal with broader concerns and themes related to gender equity, including comparisons of the ways in which economies gender their participants. Most CES articles on women or gender fo