Women’s Productive and Reproductive Labour Class and Gender Inequalities in Turkey
Technology and Women's Empowerment
The Economics of Gender Equality in the Labour Market Policies in Turkey and other Emerging Economies
By Ayşe Arslan
July 14, 2023
This book looks at the dynamic relationship between women’s productive and reproductive work in a Global South country from a Global South perspective. Applying a feminist political economy and historical materialist approach and building on an ethnographic extended case study, it analyses the ...
By Ewa Lechman
May 31, 2023
The near-ubiquitous spread of ICT offers unprecedented opportunities for social and economic agents, reshapes social and economic structures and drives the emergence of socioeconomic networks. This book contributes to the growing body of literature and present state of knowledge, offering the ...
By Meltem İnce Yenilmez, Gül Ş. Huyugüzel Kişla
September 26, 2022
This book evaluates the global labour market in the context of gender equality, and the associated policies and regulations, particularly in developing markets, to recommend measures for encouraging gender equality. It exposes the barriers that women employees encounter as well as some of the ...
By Vani Kant Borooah
August 26, 2022
While women’s cricket, and women’s sport in general, has gained enormously in popularity in terms of both spectators and TV audiences, comparatively little is known about it and its participants, and there are few, if any, quantitative assessments of the game. The Economics of Gender and Sport: A ...
By Sisi Sung
August 18, 2022
China’s rapid socio-economic development has achieved remarkable equalizing conditions between men and women in the aspects of health, education and labor force participation, but the glass ceiling phenomenon has become more prominent. The book develops a cross-disciplinary paradigm, with economics...
By Reyna Elizabeth Rodríguez Pérez, David Castro Lugo
July 25, 2022
This book offers an analysis of the key issues faced by women in the labor market in the 21st century. It identifies the factors that inhibit women's participation in the labor market, studies occupational segregation by gender and analyzes labor transitions, questioning whether the experience for ...
By Ece Kocabıçak
July 11, 2022
Recent decades have witnessed both a renewed energy in feminist activism and widespread attacks taking back hard-won rights. Despite powerful feminist movements, the Covid-19 pandemic has significantly undermined the progress women have struggled for decades to achieve; how can this be? What ...
By Janet G. Stotsky
January 31, 2020
This book examines how fiscal policy and management can promote gender equality in developing as well as developed countries. Providing an international look at gender budgeting, it draws on countries at different levels of development, with an emphasis on low-income developing countries. It ...