Dr. Karin Astrid on Women's Empowerment and Economic Growth in Pakistan

Tuesday, February 9, 2016

Watch Dr. Karin Astrid Siegmann talk about her research in collaboration with Dr. Hadia Majid of Mushtaq Ahmad Gurmani School of Humanities and Social Sciences (MGSHSS). Dr. Siegmann’s research studies the gender inclusiveness of Pakistan’s economic growth, and asks questions about labour conditions and employment access for women, and the repercussions this could have for Pakistan’s macro-economic development.

Dr. Karin Astrid Siegmann is based at the International Institute of Social Studies at Erasmus University. She is also visiting faculty at MGSHSS, LUMS where she teaches a course on Labour Economics.