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Gender, economic growth, and poverty

Gender, economic growth, and poverty

market growth and state planning in Asia and the Pacific

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Published by Kali for Women and International Books, Netherlands in collaboration with Asian and Pacific Development Centre, Kuala Lumpur in New Delhi .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Asia.,
  • Pacific Area.
    • Subjects:
    • Women in development -- Asia.,
    • Women in development -- Pacific Area.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementedited by Noeleen Heyzer, Gita Sen.
      ContributionsHeyzer, Noeleen., Sen, Gita., Asian and Pacific Development Centre.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ1240 .G454 1994
      The Physical Object
      Pagination395 p. ;
      Number of Pages395
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL944358M
      ISBN 108185107572, 9062249841
      LC Control Number95900952

      asdf Achieving Gender Equality, Women’s Empowerment and Strengthening Development Cooperation United Nations New York, Department of Economic and Social Affairs. This publication shows that economic growth is an inherently gendered process and that gender-based inequalities can, in fact, be barriers to shared prosperity. It argues that, for growth to be gender-equitable and truly inclusive, the pattern of growth must create decent work and productive employment for women and men. This would require policymakers to rethink the role of macro-level.

      QUALITY OF HUMAN RESOURCES: GENDER AND INDIGENOUS PEOPLES - Causes of Poverty in Developing Countries - Praveen Jha ©Encyclopedia of Life Support Systems (EOLSS) CAUSES OF POVERTY IN DEVELOPING COUNTRIES Praveen Jha, Centre for Economic Studies and Planning, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi.   But it’s also clear that growth hasn’t translated into poverty reduction as well in some places as it has in others. Fosu notes the contrasting examples of China and India. Both have seen considerable growth. In China, economic growth has led directly to income growth and poverty reduction as a labor-intensive economy put more people to work.

      This article examines the link between gender and poverty. It begins with a discussion of selected theoretical perspectives that have informed the study of poverty, with emphasis on economic insufficiency, capabilities deprivation, and social exclusion as well as the feminization of poverty. It then considers key contributions to the empirical literature on poverty and gender, focusing on Cited by: 1.   Kathryn Moeller’s The Gender Effect is precisely such a book for the field of global development studies, and especially for critical research on the politics of gender, poverty, and development the book should be widely read and vigorously discussed as a source of crucial insights into how philanthrocapitalism works to disarm radical.


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The essays included here (a selection from papers presented at a meeting on the subject in Vietnam) focus on issues related to the interlinkages between macro-economic patterns and gender and poverty situations, major approaches to gender issues and poverty alleviation, and new possibilities to promote gender equity and reduce : Paperback.

Gender, Economic Growth, and Poverty: Market Growth and State Planning in Asia and the Pacific Noeleen Heyzer, Gita Sen Kali for Women and International Books, Netherlands in collaboration with Asian and Pacific Development Centre, Kuala Lumpur, - Business & Economics - pages.

(). Gender, economic growth, and poverty. Gender & Development: Vol. 1, Women and Economic Policy, pp. Cited by: 4. Going beyond the large literature documenting the impact of Gender education on a range of development outcomes, the paper presents evidence on the impact of women's access to markets (labor, land, and credit) and women's decision-making power within households on poverty reduction and productivity at the individual and household level.

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21, no. 2,pp File Size: KB. Get this from a library! Gender, economic growth, and poverty: report of the APDC Policy Dialogue held in Hanoi, Vietnam, 14thth October [Rita Raj-Hashim; Noeleen Heyzer; Asian and Pacific Development Centre.;].This article assesses the changing economic status of women, the forces driving it, and its implications for inequality between women and men and among women.

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New Delhi: Kali for Women, xix + pages. Rs. Noeleen Heyzer and Gita Sen (eds.), Gender, Economic Growth and Poverty— Market Growth and State Planning in Author: Kanakalatha Mukund.