Director, Poverty Reduction and Economic Governance
1717 Massachusetts Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20036
From 1992 to 2001, Dr. Grown was a senior program officer at the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation in Chicago, where she managed research networks and competitions on a wide range of economic issues. Before joining the MacArthur Foundation, Dr. Grown was an economist with the Center for Economic Studies at the U.S. Census Bureau.
She is the lead author, with Dr. Geeta Rao Gupta, of Taking Action: Achieving Gender Equality and Empowering Women, and co-author, with Dr. Gita Sen, of Development, Crises and Alternative Visions: Third World Women's Perspectives. She has guest co-edited three special issues of World Development on macroeconomics, international trade and gender inequality, and written widely on gender and development issues.
Dr. Grown holds M.A. and Ph.D. degrees in economics from the New School University and a bachelor?s degree in political science from UCLA.
- Principles for Economic Recovery and Financial Reconstruction from Progressive Economists (Policy Library)
Last Updated: Sep 22, 2006