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The rampant discrimination against females in higher education, particularly in the field of economics, has spillover effects which affect student decisions. This chapter will examine these challenges in an area largely dominated by white males and how the dismal science is finally coming to a reckoning with its past.

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Published with the permission of Cambridge Scholars Publishing

Available for download on Friday, January 01, 2027

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Economics Commons