Wall Street Women tells the story of the first generation of women to establish themselves as professionals on Wall Street.
„Detecting gendering in high finance is a long-standing challenge – it is a domain inhosbitility to the main categories of feminist analysis. Melissa S. Fisher goes at it with gusto and gives us a great book.“ (Saskia Sassen)
Melissa S. Fisher is Assistant Professor of Anthropology at New York University. She is a coeditor of Frontiers of Capital. Ethnographaic Refelctions on the New Economy, also published by Duke University Press.