ESA National Economic Panel Polls
| Author's Name: Leonora Risse|
Date: Tue 04 May 2021
Dr Leonora Risse
Dr Leonora Risse is a Lecturer in Economics at RMIT University, a Research Fellow with the Women and Public Policy Program at Harvard University, and a Research Fellow with the Women's Leadership Institute Australia.
She holds a PhD in Economics from the University of Queensland and has previously served as a Senior Research Economist for the Australian Government Productivity Commission.
Dr Risse is a co-founder of the Women in Economics Network (WEN) in Australia and currently serves as the National Chair of WEN. She is a member of the Central Council of the Economic Society of Australia. She is an affiliate of the Life Course Centre, the Global Labor Organization, the National Foundation for Australia Women, and Gender Equity Victoria. In 2021 she was named among Apolitical's 100 Most Influential People on Gender Policy.
Subject area expertise
Labour economics; behavioural economics; gender equality; disadvantage and wellbeing; diversity and inclusion; demographic economics; public policy