Why Gender Equality is Smart Business - USA & Canada
Join us for this unique opportunity!
Gender equality and economic growth can be perfect allies. So what actions can help companies achieve gender equality and inclusion while boosting productivity?
In celebration of International Women’s Day, join IE University for a workshop led by IE Professor Patricia Gabaldon focusing on the economic benefits of promoting women’s empowerment and leadership. Register today and vote for the topic that is most important to you and submit any questions you may have in advance!
Women’s empowerment and leadership boost economic growth through many channels, including increasing productivity, innovation and governance. However, sometimes it is hard to understand the slow pace in reaching gender equality or the mechanism to achieve it. In this discussion, based on your questions and the most recent research, we will try to understand the different actions that can help companies achieve gender equality and inclusion while boosting productivity.
ABOUT OUR SPECIAL GUEST
Patricia Gabaldon is an Associate Professor of Economics and Academic Director of the Bachelor in Economics at IE University. She has developed her research around the role of women in economics and their impact on growth and sustainability. Patricia holds a PhD in Economics from the University of Alcala. Her research has been published in numerous books and academic journals including British Journal of management, Harvard Business review, among others.
IE University is a diverse and inclusive community. We appreciate that women come in all different forms of gender presentations. We welcome everyone to attend.
Please note: This event is open to the whole IE community. If you are a current student or part of the Alumni network, please register through Campus Groups.