MAHBUB UL HAQ

lums_logo_brown
MAHBUB UL HAQ DISTINGUISHED LECTURE 2021

Three Faces of Agency in Feminist Economics: Capabilities, Empowerment and Citizenship

Speaker:Naila Kabeer (LSE)
Moderator:Sohela Nazneen (IDS) and Nida Kirmani (LUMS and MHRC)

Professor Naila Kabeer discusses the three faces of agency in feminist economics and their implications for gender equality in the 21st century. Naila Kabeer is the Professor of Gender and Development at the London School of Economics and Political Science. Her research interests include gender, poverty, social exclusion, labour markets and livelihoods, social protection and citizenship and much of her research is focused on South and South East Asia. She is a leading feminist economist who has had a major impact on global thinking on gender, empowerment and citizenship.