Are women economically more empowered in Left-run municipalities? A study of Self Help Groups in West Bengal, India
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KeywordsSelf Help Groups; Political structures; India;
- P13 - Economic Systems - - Capitalist Systems - - - Cooperative Enterprises
- D79 - Microeconomics - - Analysis of Collective Decision-Making - - - Other
- P16 - Economic Systems - - Capitalist Systems - - - Political Economy of Capitalism
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- NEP-ALL-2010-03-06 (All new papers)
- NEP-CWA-2010-03-06 (Central & Western Asia)
- NEP-MFD-2010-03-06 (Microfinance)
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