Eliminating Gender Inequalities Reduces Poverty. How?
AbstractThere are many ways in which gender inequalities are present in society. Those inequalities, like any other, are intrinsically unfair and should be fought against. In this One Pager, we show how gender inequalities in the labour market determine poverty levels. We answer the following question: which aspect of gender inequalities should be considered priority in the design of public policies that seek to reduce gender inequalities and poverty?
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by International Policy Centre for Inclusive Growth in its series One Pager with number 73.
Date of creation: Nov 2008
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Publication status: Published by UNDP - International Policy Centre for Inclusive Growth , November 2008, pages 1-1
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This paper has been announced in the following NEP Reports:
- NEP-ALL-2009-04-13 (All new papers)
- NEP-HAP-2009-04-13 (Economics of Happiness)
- NEP-LAB-2009-04-13 (Labour Economics)
- NEP-LTV-2009-04-13 (Unemployment, Inequality & Poverty)
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