Women in Social Economic Research Cluster


To foster positive change in women’s economic and social outcomes by:

  • Extending economic theory and research
  • Fostering interdisciplinary feminist research
  • Supporting a thriving postgraduate research culture
  • Pursuing grant income and industry linkages
  • Contributing high quality research and publications
  • Engaging in current policy and community debates

Current research areas

  • Mature age employment
  • Retirement income and superannuation
  • Gender pay gap
  • Gender wealth gap
  • Gender segregation
  • Housing and gender
  • Gender budgeting
  • Intra-household allocations, bargaining and entitlements