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2nd Rare Voices in Economics Conference

September 12-13, 2022

The Rare Voices in Economics Conference will take place on the 12th and 13th of September, 2022. The event is organized by the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, the University of Geneva, and the University of Lausanne.

The Rare Voices in Economics initiative aims to create an inclusive and challenging academic environment that supports diverse voices within the economics profession. Our goal is to provide a safe space for young researchers to receive feedback and gain visibility.

All economic research fields are welcome at the conference.

Keynote Speakers:

Prof. Lakshmi Iyer (University of Notre Dame)

Prof. Alejandra Ramos (Trinity College Dublin)


September 12 &13, 2022 


University of Geneva

Public Roundtable:

"The Effect of COVID-19 Pandemic and Subsequent Countermeasures

on Minorities in Academia"

Open Event

September 12, 2022 

16:00 - 17:30

University of Geneva

Conference Organizing Committee:

Paula Gonzalez (Graduate Institute)

 Pietro Campa, Flavia Cifarelli, Souparna Maji, and Davide Pietrobon (University of Geneva)

Katja Bergonzoli (University of Lausanne)


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