The Real Sexism Problem in the Discipline of Economics

Nothing we can do will make the world more free, fair and prosperous than giving women control over their own bodies

Aeon Magazine
Sep 11 · 13 min read
Marchers hold signs that say “Resist Sis” and “Viva La Revolucion” in front of Trump International Hotel on January 19, 2019
Marchers hold signs that say “Resist Sis” and “Viva La Revolucion” in front of Trump International Hotel on January 19, 2019
Photo: Ira L. Black/Corbis via Getty Images

By Victoria Bateman

Women’s bodies are one of the biggest political battlegrounds of our time. What should in many ways be personal — a woman’s body — is…

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