Beth English

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Beth English is a historian who focuses on gender, labor, the U.S. South, and the global economy. In her work, she uses historical analysis to contextualize and inform current issues and policy debates. Her recent publications include an edited volume on the impacts of the 2007 recession on women’s work globally, and she is currently completing a comparative assessment of the International Labour Organization’s BetterWork program in Kenya, Lesotho, Bangladesh, Cambodia and Vietnam.