Japanese Women Economists Network (J-WEN) is a newly organized independent association of people interested in promoting women’s involvement in economics research community. We work closely with the Japanese Economic Association’s Committee for Female and Junior Economists (CFJE).



Our Activities

Together with CFJE members, we conduct various activities including:

  • Academic research on the status of women in economics profession and graduate schools in Japan (led by Y. Abe). 
  • Research support sessions at the JEA meetings (led by T. Greve & M. Kohara) 
  • Mentoring workshops at the JEA meetings (led by T. Greve).
  • Girl’s Night Out (GNO) network events at the JEA Fall Meetings (led by Y. Ohno).
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