In 2017, German Economic Association (“Verein fuer Socialpolitik”) appointed Dorothea Kuebler as its first Equal Opportunities Officer. 


On these pages you will find information about research on gender in economics and related professions as well as current figures regarding the role of women in the VfS.


There is a "Mentoring Workshop for Women" at every VfS Annual Conference as well as a "Women's networking Meeting".


In 2019, the VfS founded a new working group: Promotion of Women in Economics.


#Metoo in Economics? The Equal Opportunities Officer is available for consultation and counseling in cases of sexual harassment.