Lunchtime Workshop with Isabella Bakker
Tuesday, 26 April 2016, 12-2pm
35 Berkeley Square, Helen Wodehouse Building, Room 3.18
Isabella Bakker is Distinguished Research Professor of Political Science at York University and a York Research Chair on Global Economic Governance, Gender and Human Rights. She is a leading authority in the fields of political economy, public finance, gender and development. She has held visiting professorships at a number of institutions including the European University Institute, New York University and the University of California, Santa Barbara. She has also held consultancies with the United Nations, the Commonwealth Secretariat, the Canadian government as well as with numerous advocacy groups dedicated to advancing economic and social justice. Her most recent book (with Brigitte Young and Diane Elson) is Questioning Financial Governance from a Feminist Perspective (Routledge).
The Gender and Global Political Economy Research Groups are delighted to host Professor Bakker and we have organised an informal lunchtime session with her, open to all. She will be making a brief presentation about her work with an interactive session afterwards for participants to discuss our shared research interests.
Please sign up for a place here to arrange catering: