ECON 25 Women in the Economy (3)
Credit, Degree Applicable
An introduction to women's roles in the U.S. economy, including varying experiences related to race, ethnicity, and class. Examines women's occupations and earnings; women's household activities and how they affect paid work; women as consumers; public policy regarding women's work and poverty; and current special topics. Applies and contrasts mainstream and political economic theories within a feminist perspective. Meets American Cultures requirement at UC, Berkeley.