CSQIEP Award for Outstanding Research Paper in LGBTQ+ Economics

The American Economic Association's Committee on the Status of LGBTQ+ Individuals in the Economics Profession (CSQIEP) has established an annual award for the best published economics research paper in LGBTQ+ Economics.

CSQIEP is committed to building an economics profession that is open to all, regardless of gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, race, religion, family status, or disability and believes that a diverse profession encourages the highest quality scholarship. 


We invite papers on topics especially relevant to or about LGBTQ+ populations that are published (or forthcoming) in 2021 or 2022. The nominated paper must be published (or forthcoming) in a peer reviewed journal, or if in the format of a book, a recognized academic press. The nominated paper must use or innovate on methodologies recognized by the economics discipline. Self-nominations by the authors are more than welcome.

Nomination Guidelines

The deadline for nomination is November 1, 2022. All nominations should be made to the email address csqiep.award@gmail.com. Please clearly indicate the paper being nominated, as well as the authors, and the date and location of publication.

Award Recipients

Recipients are announced at the annual ASSA meeting.

2021: Karinna Saxby [Link to paper]