"Me Too" momentum in the field of economics?

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"Even Without a ‘Me Too’ Moment, Economics Faces a Gradual Reckoning" - Bloomberg. 1/8/2018.

U-M economists Betsey Stevenson and Justin Wolfers discuss the current culture in the field of economics recently brought to light by Alice Wu's paper on sexist stereotyping on the online forum Economics Job Market Rumors and by a petition signed by more than 1,000 economists urging the American Economic Association to create an alternative site for job market information.

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Alice Wu's paper on the EJMR forum

Petition by economists to AEA

Additional Media Coverage:

"Wielding Data, Women Force a Reckoning Over Bias in the Economics Field" - New York Times. 1/10/2018.

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