Professor Writes About Importance of Economic Freedom

In an opinion piece titled, “The right of women to choose their own futures,” Rosemarie Fike, economics instructor at TCU, says economic freedom is the key to overcome the gender disparity that exists in Saudi law and worldwide. She writes, “With greater economic freedom, women can choose whether and how to contribute to the economy based on their talents and interests, move to new locations to pursue opportunities, and obtain greater access to financial institutions and improved legal status, so they can start businesses and make investments for the future.”