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The Economic Cost of Homophobia: How LGBT Exclusion Impacts Development

March 12, 2014

Preston Auditorium, World Bank Headquarters, Washington, DC

What does exclusion cost? Join us for a panel discussion on the preliminary findings of a study that developed and tested an economic model to measure the cost of excluding sexual minorities. The model examines workplace discrimination, health disparities in HIV, suicide, and depression, and concludes that they could cost societies billions.