by Mike ‘Mish’ Shedlock
Allegedly, there is a gender gap in economics. I have a few questions.
Gender Issue Needs Addressing
I read with horror that the Economics Profession Has a ‘Race Problem’
But I am pleased to report a success story.
Ms. Francis, who now teaches at the University of Massachusetts Boston, ultimately completed a doctorate in public policy and economics at Duke University. She thrived there, she said, in part because of mentorship from Sandy Darity, a professor who has gained prominence for his research arguing for reparations for blacks descended from American slaves.