Prof. Edith Kuiper, Ph.D. - Marie Jahoda Visiting Professor - Winter term 2003/04


Biography
Edith Kuiper is a professor at the Faculty of Economics and Econometrics at the University of Amsterdam, the Netherlands. From 2001 to 2002 she was a visiting professor at the Robert Schuman Institute at the European University Institute in Florence, Italy. Since 1999 she has been vice president of the International Association for Feminist Economics and since 1997 has been associate editor of Feminist Economics. In the past, she developed the research project “Gender & Adam Smith” (2004), which was financed by the Netherlands Organization for Scientific Research.

Areas of Expertise
  • Macroeconomic
  • Gender mainstreaming in the World Bank and IWF
  • Economic theories
  • Feminist economy

Courses and Lectures as Marie Jahoda Visiting Professor
Feminist Philosophy of Economics: A New Perspective
Lecture, Ruhr University Bochum, 4 February 2004, 2 p.m., GC 04/611

Selected Publications
Kuiper, Edith. 2004. Ökonomie. Kritik ökonomischer Theorien und alternative Ansätze. Grundlagen feministischer Ökonomie. In Handbuch Frauen- und Geschlechterforschung. Theorie, Methoden, Empirie, ed. by Ruth Becker and Beate Kortendiek, 494–503. Wiesbaden: Verlag für Sozialwissenschaft.

Kuiper, Edith, and Drucilla K. Barker. Eds. 2005. Feminist Economics and the World Bank. New York: Routledge.

Kuiper, Edith. 2004. A Review of Paul Strathern’s ‘A Brief History of Economic Genius’. In Research in the History of Economic Thought, ed. by Warren Samuels and Jeff E. Biddle. 419–428. Oxford: Elsevier Science.

Kuiper, Edith. 2001. ‘The Most Valuable of All Capital’. A Gender Reading of Economic Texts. Amsterdam: Thela Thesis.

Kuiper, Edith, Jolande Sap, Susan Feiner, Notburga Ott and Zafiris Tzannatos. Eds. 1995. Out of the Margin. Feminist Perspectives on Economics. New York: Routledge.