Understanding the Economic Impact of Covid-19

Presented on: May 26th at 4:00 PM EDT

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Join our panel of experts to learn how women, and in particular mothers, were and are being economically and emotionally impacted by this pandemic. Although the pandemic was devastating to the employment of both men and women, mothers were much likelier than fathers to leave work because of school closures and caregiving responsibilities.


Kris Byron, Ph.D.
Robinson College of Business, Georgia State University 

Misty L. Heggeness, Ph.D.
Principal Economist & Senior Advisor for Evaluations & Experiments 
U.S. Census Bureau

Kathy Colbenson, LMFT
President and CEO

Hosted by the Women's Philanthropy Network in partnership with the Alumni Association.