2nd INSIGHTS Workshop on Empirical Public Economics: Gender Economics
09:00 am - 04:00 pm

2nd INSIGHTS Workshop on Empirical Public Economics:

Gender Economics

DIW Berlin, FU Berlin, HU Berlin, Uni Potsdam and WZB are jointly organizing a workshop on Gender Economics. The aim of this workshop is to bring together an international group of labor and experimental economists.  Topics of interest include, but are not limited to:

  • Dynamics of gender gaps in education and labor market outcomes
  • Interactions between gender norms, institutions and economic outcomes
  • The role of the firm and technology
  • The nature of discrimination and implicit biases
  • The role of gender stereotypes, norms or identity in economic decision making
  • Labour Market Determinants and Consequences of Domestic Violence

The Keynote lecture will be delivered by Professor Iris Bohnet (Harvard University).

The workshop will take place on October 4-5th, 2022 at FU Berlin. Authors at all stages of their career are invited to submit research papers via e-mail to Nicole Haase (nhaase@diw.de) by May 31st. Notifications will be sent by July 1st.

In particular, we strongly encourage junior researchers to submit papers to the workshop. We have limited funds available for travel and accommodation costs. Please indicate in your e-mail submitting your paper whether you will be able to cover your own travel costs or whether you will require funding.


Maja Adena, WZB
Natalia Danzer, FU Berlin
Peter Haan, DIW Berlin and FU Berlin
Lea Heursen, HU Berlin
Dorothea K├╝bler, WZB and TU Berlin
Alexandra Spitz-Oener, HU Berlin
Max Steinhardt, FU Berlin
Katharina Wrohlich, DIW Berlin and Uni Potsdam