Research Advisory Board

About the Research Advisory Board

The work of Open For Business is supported by a Research Advisory Board, which provides ongoing guidance and feedback, and helps to ensure the economic case for LGBT+ inclusion is comprehensive and up to date.

M.V. Lee Badgett

Professor of Economics, University of Massachusetts Amherst

Williams Distinguished Scholar at the Williams Institute; Former Director of the Center for Public Policy and Administration; Author of various key studies on the economic costs of homophobia.

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Suen Yiu Tung

Founding Director of Sexualities Research Program, Chinese University of Hong Kong

Assistant Professor of Gender Studies; Author of studies on LGBT+ issues in Asia, including business and workplace contexts.

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Felicity Daly DrPH

Global Research Program Coordinator, OutRight Action International

Honorary Research Fellow, Australian Research Centre in Sex, Health & Society at LaTrobe University, Australia.

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Matteo Winkler

Assistant Professor of Law, HEC Paris

Developed diversity and inclusion strategy course for the HEC MBA program; Member of non-profit association Avvocatura per I Diritti LGBTI – Rete Lenford, which led important anti-discrimination lawsuits before Italian courts.

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