Gender and Family

2018 Sep 24

Lan Pei-Chia: Raising Global Families - Book Talk Harvard-Yenching Institute

12:00pm to 1:30pm

Location: 

Harvard-Yenching Institute, 2 Divinity Ave. Common Room 136

Harvard-Yenching Institute - Book Talk

Lan Pei-Chia (Distinguished Professor of Sociology, National Taiwan University)
Chair: Andrew Gordon (Lee and Juliet Folger Fund Professor of History, Harvard University; Acting Director, Harvard...

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2018 Oct 18

Jessica Pan: Gender Differences in Negotiation and Job Search: Evidence from Business Majors

11:20am to 1:00pm

Location: 

Harvard Kennedy School, Taubman Building, 79 John F. Kennedy Street, Cason Seminar Room (102)
Gender Inequality Workshop presentation by Jessica Pan, Associate Professor, Department of Economics, National University of Singapore.

Joint Seminar with the Women and Public Policy Program, Harvard Kennedy School.

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2018 Sep 19

Agnès van Zanten: Parent Strategies to Help Students Navigate Elite University Admissions

4:30pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies 27 Kirkland Street, Goldman Room
Social Exclusion and Inclusion Seminar presentation by Agnès van Zanten – Senior Researcher Professor, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique; Co-director of “Equality of Opportunity” Chair, Sciences Po. Read more about Agnès van Zanten: Parent Strategies to Help Students Navigate Elite University Admissions
Professor Mary Brinton

Gender Inequality, Employment, and Family in Postindustrial Societies

May 1, 2018

Mary Brinton has been studying gender inequality for a long time, motivated in particular by the high level of gender inequality in Japan and other East Asian societies. Her current project considers gender inequality in light of what many social demographers consider a crisis of the family as an institution—namely, the emergence of historically low birth rates throughout the postindustrial world.... Read more about Gender Inequality, Employment, and Family in Postindustrial Societies

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