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In Memory of Professor Ailsa McKay Motion, 16/01/15 [S]

Motion lodged before the Scottish Parliament on 16 January 2015 by Sandra White (SNP) in Memory of Professor Ailsa McKay. The full text of the motion reads:

That the Parliament notes that, to commemorate Professor Ailsa McKay’s work, a memorial conference is to be held at Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) in the week beginning 12 January 2015; recognises Professor Ailsa McKay as a leading Scottish feminist economist and the founding member of the Scottish Women’s Budget Group and the Women in Scotland’s Economy Research Centre (WiSE) based at GCU; considers that this conference will celebrate her contribution to feminist economics and her outstanding influence on the development of policy in Scotland and internationally based on a feminist economics perspective, and believes that Professor McKay’s work and influence in gender budgeting, childcare provision and citizens’ basic income will continue through WiSE at GCU.

For full details see the Scottish Parliament Business Bulletin 16 January 2015 which is available from the Scottish Parliament website.

Further Information

Scottish Parliament Business Bulletin 16 January 2015