2 edition of gender perspective in economic and labour policies found in the catalog.
2001 by Naciones Unidas, CEPAL/ECLAC Women and Development Unit in Santiago de Chile .
Written in English
|Series||Serie Mujer y desarrollo -- 29|
|Contributions||United Nations. Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean. Women and Development Unit|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||82 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||82|
A seminal contribution to the discourse on gender and development was formulated by the Danish economist Ester Boserup in In her book Woman’s Role in Economic Development she criticised development as being a system that excluded women, and proposed a break with a series of dogmas established in development discourse and policies. Substantial progress toward gender equality and women’s empowerment has occurred over the past four decades, but key gaps, both in opportunity and capability, persist between males and females in all countries. This project focuses on generating high-quality, high-impact economic research on a set of core issues in gender and development. drivers of labour income inequality and the redi stributive role of tax and transfer systems. In each case, the analysis identifies “win-win ” policies that can both reduce inequality and promote economic growth, and also highlights policies that may entail trade-offs betweenFile Size: KB. The Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action in and the more recent ECOSOC agreed conclusion on Mainstreaming a Gender Perspective into all Policies and Programmes of the United Nations System in have given further support to this approach. change in who does the domestic labour. Thus policies designed to meet women's practical.
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Gender perspective in economic and labour policies. Santiago de Chile: Naciones Unidas, CEPAL/ECLAC Women and Development Unit, (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, International government publication, Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: Lieve Daeren; United Nations.
For this reason, a gender-equitable inclusive growth framework must prioritize the qual- ity of employment, and industrial and trade policies that promote, on an equal basis, decent work, with good wages, working conditions and labour rights so that the benefits of industrialization and growth are shared.
Get this from a library. Globalization, Economic Policy and Employment: Poverty and Gender Implications. [James Heintz] -- Examines the growth-employment-poverty reduction nexus through a gender perspective. In particular, it explores how changes in economic policies affect women?s and men?s employment and proposes ways.
Book Description: Looking at women's power in the home, in the workplace, and in politics from a political economy perspective, Torben Iversen and Frances Rosenbluth demonstrate that equality is tied to demand for women's labor outside the home, which is a function of structural, political, and institutional conditions.
Gender equality is a multidimensional term assuming economic, cultural and social dimensions. I would always consider the discussion under three primary topics. The right to be educated is the Author: Meera Kaul. : A Comparative Perspective of Women’s Economic Empowerment (Routledge Studies in Labour Economics) (): Meltem Ince Yenilmez, Onur Burak Celik: Books.
This collection explores how pioneering gender equality policies have shaped women's economic presence in Europe since Equal pay policies, parental leave reforms, corporate quotas and electoral quotas have raised pressing questions about the effectiveness in promoting gender perspective in economic and labour policies book participation, as researchers quote both quantitative improvement in gender diversity and.
Macroeconomic Relationships from a Gender Perspective James Heintz Her most recent co-authored book is Rethinking Economic with a particular focus on the gender dimensions of economic and labour market policy, as well as social policy and Size: KB.
The rise in female employment has brought women vital gains such as economic independence and opportunities for personal development, but since there has been neither a gender redistribution of caring labour nor a socialisation of care work, it has created a ‘care gap’ that manifests itself in rising stress, as well as divisions between.
Gender discrimination in the region's labour markets seems to have survived economic liberalisation, with the Targe gender wage gaps characteristic of Author: Arup Mitra.
Gender, unpaid labour and economics care work in the economy and propose the reconsideration of economic policies.
planning and policy Author: Anna Zachorowska-Mazurkiewicz. Gender and development is an interdisciplinary field of research and applied study that implements a feminist approach to understanding and addressing the disparate impact that economic development and globalization have on people based upon their location, gender, class background, and other socio-political identities.
A strictly economic approach to development. The Levy Institute’s Gender Equality and the Economy (GEE) program focuses on the ways in which economic processes and policies affect gender gender perspective in economic and labour policies book, and examines the influence of gender inequalities on economic outcomes.
GEE’s goal is to stimulate reexamination of key economic concepts, models, and indicators—with a particular view to. (ii) Socio-economic resources, measured by sex ratios in average years of education and labour force participation; (iii) Gender disparities in the household, captured by sex ratios in marriage ages; and (iv) Gender disparities in politics, measured by sex rations in parliamentary seats.
The results from this study are shown in the chart. The research interests are in the field of labour market policies. He has been President of the Italian Association of Labour Economics. Olga Demidova is an Associate Professor at the Department of Applied Economics Academic Director of Doctoral School of Economics in the National Research University Higher School of Economics, Moscow.
Gender Perspectives and Gender Impacts of the Global Economic Crisis. Rania Antonopoulos (ed.) Book Review. This is a timely book. Whereas gender analyses of the Asian financial crisis of only appeared many years later, and were rather ad hoc, this book presents an important collection of analyses of the gendered impact of the crisis and its policy responses while we.
Policies on the Gender Division of Labour Forthcoming at the Journal of European Social Policy Hanna Kleider University of Georgia, USA Abstract The varieties of capitalism (VOC) literature has offered one of the most influential explanations for cross-national variation in the gender division of labour.
It argues that labourFile Size: KB. Perspectives on Labour Economics for Development seeks to provide a comprehensive, but non-technical, coverage of labour market issues in a developing country context to help policy-makers and other readers improve their capacity to understand these topics and develop appropriate and effective policy responses.
This book is an invaluable reference Cited by: 6. In this book Naila Kabeer explores the gendered dimensions of risk, vulnerability and insecurity and hence the need for a gender perspective in the design of social protection measures. Her emphasis is on the informal economy because that is where the majority of women, and indeed the poor, are to be found while also being where official.
DIRECTORATE GENERAL FOR INTERNAL POLICIES POLICY DEPARTMENT C: CITIZENS' RIGHTS AND CONSTITUTIONAL AFFAIRS WOMEN'S RIGHTS & GENDER EQUALITY Demography and family policies from a gender perspective STUDY Abstract The European Union is in the midst of three crises: the economic, the demographic and the Size: 1MB.
Abstract. This chapter introduces the theme of the book, that is, the ‘political’ implications of the current economic crisis in Europe from a gender and intersectional by: 5. A gender perspective on social policies in the South, as in the North until quite recently, has remained on the margins of these debates.
This volume is an attempt to move the gender analytical framework closer to the centre of social policy thinking. From their different regional perspectives, the chapters in the volume map out theFile Size: KB.
This book critiques economic policies and interventions and their failure to produce economic growth for the poor. The author contends that this has not been a failure of economics but rather a failure to combine economics with practical application – people’s need for incentives.
Alternative approaches to development are presented. Gender Inequality in the Labour Market in the UK - Ebook written by Giovanni Razzu.
Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Gender Inequality in the Labour Market in the : Giovanni Razzu. Although there is a growing body of international literature on the feminisation of politics and the policy process and, as New Labour's term of office progresses, a rapidly growing series of texts around New Labour's politics and policies, until now no one text has conducted an analysis of New Labour's politics and policies from a gendered perspective, despite the fact that New.
New Frontiers in Feminist Political Economy Shirin M. Rai and Georgina Waylen (eds.) Book Review This outstanding volume summarises the gains and setbacks in progressing from the early stages of getting women into development thinking and practice, to the current state of a global feminist political economy that challenges dominant orthodoxies in economic thinking.
Spiralling economic inequality is a threat to the fight against poverty. Economic policies fail to fully recognise women’s economic contributions, or take their needs and priorities into account. Only solutions that address gender inequality will be effective ones.
Read the summary and key statistics from ‘Public Good or Private Wealth?’. This book includes empirical contributions focusing on disadvantaged workers. According to the European Commission's definition, disadvantaged workers include categories of workers with difficulties entering the labour market without assistance and, hence, requiring the application of public measures aimed at improving their employment opportunities.
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specific focus on gender, such as GENDERNET – the international forum for gender experts from DAC development co-operation agencies and foreign ministries – and the Working Party on Gender Mainstreaming and Governance.
Read more: org/gender Gender Equality Note: Data refer to or latest available year * OECD accession countries. The Origins of Active Social Policy: Labour Market and Childcare Policies in a Comparative Perspective.
Giuliano Bonoli. Oxford University Press. March Find this book: The interrelationship of social policy and the economic structure of family life is a vital area of research at both macro and micro levels.
The sexual division of labour: “women’s work” and “men’s work” 2 The division of labour in unpaid work 5 Health and safety issues arising from the sexual division of labour 6 Occupational health-related sex and gender differences 8 3.
Health implications of sex and gender differences 11 Compensation for occupational health problems. Ingrid Palmer, ‘Gender, Equity and Economic Efficiency in Adjustment Programmes’, in Haleh Afshar and Carolyne Dennis (eds.), Women and Adjustment Policies in the Third World (Macmillan, ), pp.
69– Part 4: Quantifying Gendered Poverty and Inequality: Measures and Indicators. This book contains five papers on the role of institutions in changing labor markets in Europe.
"Introduction" (Peter Auer) explores the following topics: institutions and labor market forces; macroeconomic policy; redistribution of working times; equality of opportunity; and industrial relations and social dialogue. "Small-Economy Macroeconomics" (Ronald Schettkat) Cited by: economic and fiscal policies pose obstacles to realizing Arab women’s economic rights.
International labour standards offer the framework and guidance for national legislation that can ensure and promote decent work for both women and men.
Labour inspection could be defined from a broad perspective as the part of the labour administration. At the macro level, national economic development may affect the economic roles of men and women in different ways, thus stimulating or retarding the international migration of women versus men.
Similarly, the demand for labor in receiving countries can also be gender-specific, as seen in the migration of women domestic workers to North America.
Gender and Development: Concepts and Definitions Prepared for the Department for International Development (DFID) Gender Mainstreaming An organisational strategy to bring a gender perspective of macro-economic and sectoral policies, and of public expenditure and budgets.
Elson, D.,‘Integrating gender issues into public File Size: KB. A gender perspective" was published in December The study explores some of the impacts of trade policies on household's welfare in Cape Verde, with a focus on gender issues. In particular, it looks at food prices, remittances and tourism.
Achieving Gender Equality, interface between global policies in the economic, social and environmental spheres and Assembly and its Contribution to. According to this indicator, gender segregation is calculated to be pp in Britain, which is higher than the overall OGS of the EU ( pp). 26 While neo-liberalism cannot explain away all gender inequalities, neo-liberal policies do seem to have exacerbated these differences between the British labour market and other developed : Louise Dalingwater.
The risks implicit in the division of labour and use of flexible working time arrangements by gender must be taken into account when discussing the consequences of the digital revolution. In order to attain equal opportunities for all employees, flexible work in space and time has to be implemented in a way that acknowledges women’s and men.4.
Gender-responsive labour migration policies Gender equality & gender justice through G-mainstreaming, G-specific action & G-budgets Step 1: G-analysis: •Mainstreaming a gender perspective is the process of assessing the implications for women and men of any planned action, including legislation, policies orFile Size: KB.tial economic contribution from women remains untapped in a number of countries.
Gender equity is in itself an important social objective, but the lack of it also imposes a heavy economic cost because it hampers productivity and weighs on growth.
Gender inequality also has a number of other adverse mac.