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YANA RODGERS

Economist working to improve women's health, economic status, and agency around the world

 
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BIO

Yana Rodgers is a Professor in the Department of Labor Studies and Employment Relations, and in the Department of Women's and Gender Studies, at Rutgers University.  She also serves as Faculty Director of the Center for Women and Work at Rutgers.  

 

Yana specializes in using quantitative methods and large data sets to conduct research on women's health, labor market status, and well-being. 

 

Yana has worked regularly as a consultant for the World Bank, the United Nations, and the Asian Development Bank, and she was President of the International Association for Feminist Economics.  She currently serves as an Associate Editor with the journals World Development and Feminist Economics.

 

Yana earned her PhD in economics from Harvard University and her BA in economics from Cornell University.  She is originally from the Netherlands and is a mother of three and an avid runner. 

 

BOOKS

THE GLOBAL GAG RULE AND WOMEN'S REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH: RHETORIC VERSUS REALITY

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MATERNAL EMPLOYMENT AND CHILD HEALTH: GLOBAL ISSUES AND POLICY SOLUTIONS

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INEQUALITY, DEVELOPMENT, AND GROWTH

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SOCIAL JUSTICE AND GENDER EQUALITY: RETHINKING DEVELOPMENT STRATEGIES AND MACROECONOMIC POLICIES

 

MEDIA FEATURES

LGBT INCLUSIVENESS AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

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FUNDING CUTS FOR WOMEN'S HEALTHCARE

THE GLOBAL GAG RULE

JOBS TO SUPPORT WORKING FAMILIES

 
 

Running Goal:

A half marathon in every state and continent

44 states done (green), 6 to go (beige)

Continents completed: N. America, Asia, Europe, and Africa

 

Contact Info

Center for Women and Work

94 Rockafeller Road

Rutgers University

Piscataway, NJ 08854

848-932-3499

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