Women, Work, and the Economy:Macroeconomic Gains from Gender Equity

 
Author/Editor: Katrin Elborgh-Woytek ; Monique Newiak ; Kalpana Kochhar ; Stefania Fabrizio ; Kangni Kpodar ; Philippe Wingender ; Benedict J. Clements ; Gerd Schwartz
 
Publication Date: September 20, 2013
 
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Summary: This SDN discusses the specific macro-critical aspects of women’s participation in the labor market and the constraints that prevent women from developing their full economic potential. Building on earlier Fund analysis, work undertaken by other organizations and academic research, the SDN presents possible policies to overcome these obstacles in different types of countries.
 
Series: Staff Discussion Notes No. 13/10
Subject(s): Women | Labor markets | Gender equality | Employment | Fiscal policy | Developed countries | Emerging markets

Notes Full text also available in Arabic, Chinese, Japanese, Russian, and Spanish, Executive summary also available in French.
 
English
Publication Date: September 20, 2013
ISBN/ISSN: 9781475566567 Format: Paper
Stock No: SDN2013EA10 Pages: 41
Price:
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English
Publication Date: September 20, 2013
ISBN/ISSN: 9781475566567 Format: Paper
Stock No: SDNEA2013010 Pages: 41
Price:
US$10.00 (Academic Rate:
US$10.00 )
 
 
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