Women's Herstory Month: Nancy Kelly Memorial Lecture: The Economic Case for LGBTQ+ Equality2:00pm - 3:00pm Online Event
About This Event
Our celebration of Women's Herstory Month includes the Nancy Kelly Memorial Lecture, featuring M. V. Lee Badgett with a talk entitled “The Economic Case for LGBTQ+ Equality: Changing the World with a New Idea.”
Badgett is an author and professor of economics at UMass Amherst and Williams Distinguished Scholar at UCLA’s Williams Institute. Her research focuses on economic inequality for LGBTQ+ people, including wage gaps, employment discrimination, poverty, and the global cost of homophobia and transphobia.
To see Badgett’s presentation, go to meet.google.com/owh-cnnp-mhv.
Badgett’s talk is sponsored by the university’s Economics, History and Political Science Department; the Women, Gender and Sexuality Studies Program; and the Center for Faculty Scholarship.