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Department of Agricultural, Environmental, and Development Economics


income inequality

  1. Dr. Chen

    Discussion Identifies Ways The Ohio State University Can Better Prepare Female Students for Leadership Roles

    Jun 5, 2018

    Academic achievement does not buoy girls from the confidence crisis that begins in 5th grade.  This insight was gleaned at last week's roundtable discussion at The Ohio State University. Hosted by Dr. Joyce Chen, an associate professor with Ohio State's College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences (CFAES), the event called Creating Confident Girls, Cultivating Women Who Lead, brought together groups 50 businesses and organizations around Central Ohio to discuss findings from The Girls’ Index—a groundbreaking study released last year by Columbus nonprofit ROX (Ruling Our eXperiences)