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Working Paper
Gender and the South African labour market: Policy relevant research possibilities using South African tax data

This paper has three primary objectives...

Administrative data Employment Gender
Working Paper
Managerial attributes and enterprise access to formal credit in Myanmar

Using data from a new survey of small and medium-sized enterprises in Myanmar, we analyse enterprise demand for formal credit and the extent to which they are constrained in the formal credit market...

formal credit Gender Personality traits
Working Paper
Changing male perceptions of gender equality: Evidence from an experimental study

Reducing gender inequality is a critically important development challenge, especially in countries with widespread and deep-rooted prejudices against women...

Gender Inequality Male perception
Journal Article
Does economic crisis have different impact on husbands and wives?: Evidence from the Asian Financial Crisis in Indonesia

Part of Journal Special Issue Female Autonomy and Women’s Welfare

Economic crisis Coping strategies Gender
Journal Article
The impact of hosting refugees on the intra‐household allocation of tasks: A gender perspective

Part of Journal Special Issue Female Autonomy and Women’s Welfare

forced migration time use labour markets
Journal Article
Female autonomy and women's welfare: An introduction

Part of Journal Special Issue Female Autonomy and Women’s Welfare

female autonomy Gender Women's welfare
In the media
UNU-WIDER findings on the influence of female elected officials on economic performance continues to make headlines

Reporting on UNU-WIDER research published in the working paper ‘ Women legislators and economic performance ’, news outlets The Quint , ThePrint.in , IndiaSpend , The Diplomat , and more, have published articles discussing the impact of...

Gender Politics Economic growth
Policy Brief
Toward gender equity and women’s empowerment

There are three main channels of women’s empowerment: legal or policy reforms, outside economic opportunities, and collective action...

Gender Equality Discrimination
Book Chapter
Excess female mortality in Africa

From the book: Towards Gender Equity in Development

Missing women Mortality Gender
Book Chapter
Are caste categories misleading? The relationship between gender and jati in three Indian states

From the book: Towards Gender Equity in Development

Autonomy Caste Gender
Book Chapter
Eradicating women-hurting customs: What role for social engineering?

From the book: Towards Gender Equity in Development

Social norms Harmful customs Gender
Book Chapter
The effect of China's One Child Policy on sex selection, family size, and the school enrolment of daughters

From the book: Towards Gender Equity in Development

Development Education Family planning
Book Chapter
Gender, Islam, and law

From the book: Towards Gender Equity in Development

Courts Ethnography Gender
Book Chapter
Why do women co-operate more in women's groups?

From the book: Towards Gender Equity in Development

Public goods Gender Bayesian estimation
Book Chapter
Breaking the metal ceiling: Female entrepreneurs who succeed in male-dominated sectors

From the book: Towards Gender Equity in Development

Gender Norms Labour market participation
Book Chapter
Introduction

From the book: Towards Gender Equity in Development

Gender Equality Female empowerment
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