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Gender and economic policy

Gender Policy Dialogue (2003 Addis Ababa, Ethiopia)

Gender and economic policy

by Gender Policy Dialogue (2003 Addis Ababa, Ethiopia)

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Published by Forum for Social Studies in Addis Ababa .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Ethiopia.,
  • Ethiopia
    • Subjects:
    • Women in economic development -- Ethiopia.,
    • Women -- Government policy -- Ethiopia.,
    • Women -- Ethiopia -- Economic conditions.,
    • Women -- Employment -- Ethiopia.,
    • Women -- Ethiopia -- Social conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Zenebework Tadesse.
      SeriesGender policy dialogue series ;, no. 1
      ContributionsZenebework Tadesse.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ1240.5.E8 G46 2003
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv, 40 p. ;
      Number of Pages40
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3738938M
      LC Control Number2003408078

      It seems obvious that gender and economic activity are interrelated; in every society human beings appear to associate some activities with women and others with men. In addition, what constitutes an “economic activity” is open to argument.   Gender Economics is the fusion of sociology, economics and gender studies and looks at shifting current perceptions of gender and how we use these perceptions in framing economic policy. Very often, it is an intersection of gender, values and beliefs that create policy decisions, many of which are based on outdated models.

      A Note on the History of Gender Economics and Feminist Economics: Not the Same Story: /ch The aim of this paper is to show the differences between Gender Economics (GE) and Feminist Economics (FE). The first part will deal with a historicalAuthor: Giandomenica Becchio. This volume is structured around two main themes: macro-economic policy and gender relations; and income-generation projects and empowerment. Covering a wide range of countries, the articles include a look at different aspects of women's lives, and the effects of economic policies.

      society. The National Gender Policy has been developed with comprehensive insights into the empowerment, rights and access to justice, leadership and accountable governance, gender roles and relations, and economic opportunities for women. The National Gender Policy development process was consultative guided by keyFile Size: KB. The Levy Institute’s Gender Equality and the Economy (GEE) program focuses on the ways in which economic processes and policies affect gender equality, and examines the influence of gender inequalities on economic outcomes.


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