Economic development and female labor participation in the Middle East and North Africa : a test of the u-shape hypothesis
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- Paolo Verme, 2015. "Economic development and female labor participation in the Middle East and North Africa: a test of the U-shape hypothesis," IZA Journal of Labor & Development, Springer;Forschungsinstitut zur Zukunft der Arbeit GmbH (IZA), vol. 4(1), pages 1-21, December.
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KeywordsPopulation Policies; Regional Economic Development; Economic Theory&Research; Labor Policies; Labor Markets;
- J13 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Demographic Economics - - - Fertility; Family Planning; Child Care; Children; Youth
- J16 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Demographic Economics - - - Economics of Gender; Non-labor Discrimination
- J21 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Demand and Supply of Labor - - - Labor Force and Employment, Size, and Structure
NEP fieldsThis paper has been announced in the following NEP Reports:
- NEP-ALL-2014-06-28 (All new papers)
- NEP-ARA-2014-06-28 (MENA - Middle East & North Africa)
- NEP-DEV-2014-06-28 (Development)
- NEP-GRO-2014-06-28 (Economic Growth)
- NEP-LAB-2014-06-28 (Labour Economics)
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