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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
Book
Towards Gender Equity in Development

Early view: When published this book will become Open Access. As a result of widespread mistreatment and overt discrimination, women in the developing world often lack autonomy...

Gender Equality Discrimination
Working Paper
Maternal mortality and women’s political participation

Raising women’s political participation leads to faster maternal mortality decline. We estimate that the introduction of quotas for women in parliament results in a 9–12 per cent decline in maternal mortality...

Gender Maternal mortality quotas
Working Paper
Occupational gender segregation in post-apartheid South Africa

In this paper, I show that occupations in South Africa are segregated and stratified not only by race, but also by gender...

Gender Occupational segregation Stratification
Journal Article
Discrimination, Social Capital, and Financial Constraints: The Case of Viet Nam

This paper examines the relationship among gender, social capital, and access to finance of micro, small, and medium enterprises in the manufacturing sector in Viet Nam...

Entrepreneurship Financial constraints Gender
Working Paper
Gender inequality in employment in Mozambique

We investigate the trend in the gender employment gap in the expanding non-subsistence sector of the economy in Mozambique, a country still characterized by a large subsistence agricultural sector...

Gender Employment Education
Working Paper
Impact of school feeding programmes on educational outcomes: Evidence from dry cereals in schools in Burkina Faso

Food for Education (FFE) programmes have been implemented in developing countries since the 1960s...

Enrolment School attendance Gender
Working Paper
Breaking the metal ceiling: Female entrepreneurs who succeed in male-dominated sectors

Occupational segregation significantly contributes to the earnings gender gap worldwide...

Gender Norms Labour market participation
Working Paper
Why do women co-operate more in women’s groups?

We examine a public goods game in 83 communities in northern Liberia...

Public goods Gender Bayesian estimation
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