The Wellbeing Budget - will it finally value women’s work fairly?
May 2019 Today, many people hope that the shift to a wellbeing approach - moving beyond narrow economic indicators when assessing New Zealand’s progress – will mean women’s work is finally valued fairly.
Dr. Marilyn Waring addresses Zontians at Zonta International's 2014 Convention
4 Sept 2014 Since her election as the youngest woman in the New Zealand parliament at the age of 23, to being one of the 1000 women to be nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize, Marilyn Waring’s contributions to politics, economics and feminism has been indefatigable.
What Does Progress Mean for our Society, and our Communities?
24 Feb 2013 Marilyn Waring delivers the 2011 Distinguished Speaker lecture for the Centre for Co-operative and Community-Based Economy, University of Victoria, in which she examines different conceptions of 'progress' and what those mean for the life of our communities.
Who's Counting? Marilyn Waring on Sex, Lies and Global Economics
1995 In this feature-length documentary, Marilyn Waring demystifies the language of economics by defining it as a value system in which all goods and activities are related only to their monetary value. As a result, unpaid work (usually performed by women) is unrecognized while activities that may be environmentally and socially detrimental are deemed productive.