Discover Economics was proud to host Women in Economics 2023 as part of our campaign to reach more under-represented young people and bring diversity to the sector. This event is delivered in conjunction with International Women's Day.
This workshop was chaired by Arthi Nachiappan, The Times, with inspirational female economists from Bank of England, KPMG, Amazon, Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office and The Fraser of Allander Institute; sharing their career journeys.
Who is the resource aimed at?
Female-identifying or non-binary students considering their choices as they move through education; in particular, those looking at A-level/Scottish Highers choices. However, there are insights for everyone available from our amazing panellists!
How can the resource be used?
Could be used as part of a careers lesson, or just to inform about the different routes into economics roles, particularly for women.
How does the resource link to the curriculum?
Links to careers and economics.
How long will the activity take?
The whole video is 59 minutes long.