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Women’s economic empowerment in action : evidence from a randomized control trial in Africa

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  • Bandiera, Oriana.
  • Buehren, Niklas.
  • Burgess, Robin.
  • Goldstein, Markus P.,
  • Gulesci, Selim.
  • Rasul, Imran.
  • Sulaiman, Munshi.

Abstract

The following paper Women’s economic empowerment in action: Evidence from a randomized control trial in Africa by Oriana Bandiera et al. evaluates a programme delivered by the international NGO, BRAC called “Empowerment and Livelihood for Adolescents”.

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  • Bandiera, Oriana. & Buehren, Niklas. & Burgess, Robin. & Goldstein, Markus P., & Gulesci, Selim. & Rasul, Imran. & Sulaiman, Munshi., 2015. "Women’s economic empowerment in action : evidence from a randomized control trial in Africa," ILO Working Papers 994874053402676, International Labour Organization.
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