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Macroeconomic Policy Regimes, Development and Gender Equality

Ann Zmmit

Macroeconomic Policy Regimes, Development and Gender Equality

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Published by Routledge .
Written in English


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Routledge/UNRISD Research in Gender and Development

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Number of Pages244
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Open LibraryOL7497751M
ISBN 10041595651X
ISBN 109780415956512

Bretton Woods Institutions’ instrumental gender approach ignores structural elephant in the room. International financial institutions (IFIs), such as the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund, are among the most important institutions in the field of development and social protection, exerting significant influence over States in areas such as fiscal and tax policies. They have. The National Gender Policy guides the promotion of gender equality in Rwanda and is embedded in the country’s development strategies. The policy outlines principal guidelines upon which sectoral policies and programs are based “to integrate gender issues in their respective social, cultural, economic, and political planning and programming.


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Macroeconomic Policy Regimes, Development and Gender Equality by Ann Zmmit Download PDF EPUB FB2

The book argues that neoliberal policies, especially the liberalization of trade and investment, make it difficult to close gender wage and earnings gaps, and new gender sensitive policies need to be devised. These and other issues are all examined in more detail in several gendered development histories of countries from Latin America and : Paperback.

Social Justice and Gender Equality: Rethinking Development Strategies and Macroeconomic Policies (Routledge/UNRISD Research in Gender and Development) - Kindle edition by Berik, Günseli, Günseli Berik, Yana van der Meulen Rodgers, Ann Zammit. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets.

Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Cited by: Get this from a library. Social Justice and Gender Equality: Rethinking Development Strategies and Macroeconomic Policies. [Günseli Berik; Yana Van der Meulen Rodgers; Ann Zammit] -- The contributors to this edited volume explore the effects of various development strategies and associated macroeconomic policies on women's well-being and progress towards gender equality.

Macroeconomic Policy Regimes, Development and Gender Equality n, Simon Fraser Edited by Marjjoriie Grifffin--Cohen odie University, Burnaby, Canada and Janine Bro Interdisciplinary Perspectives. Social Justice and Gender Development and Gender Equality book book.

Rethinking Development Strategies and Macroeconomic Policies. Social Justice and Gender Equality. approaches to assessing absolute and relative progress for women and the need to take into account the specifics of policy regimes when making such assessments.

The book argues that neoliberal policies Cited by:   The Gender Implications of Macroeconomic Policy and Performance in Malaysia; A.

Doraisami Gender Dimensions of Viet Nam's Macroeconomic and Structural Reform Policies, ; L.A. Tu Packard Social Justice and Gender Equality is copublished with Routledge, in the series Routledge/UNRISD Research in Gender and Development; hardback; ISBN. The contributors to this edited volume explore the effects of various development strategies and associated macroeconomic policies on women's well-being and progress towards gender equality.

Detailed analyses of major UN reports on gender reveal the different approaches to assessing absolute and relative progress for women and the need to take into account the specifics of policy regimes.

Changes in Economic Policy Regimes in Uruguay from a Gender Perspective, – Alma Espino and Paola Azar 6. Growth with Gender Inequity: Another Look at East Asian Development Günseli Berik 7. The Gender Implications of Macroeconomic Policy and Performance in Malaysia Anita Doraisami 8.

Get this from a library. Social justice and gender equality: rethinking development strategies and macroeconomic policies. [Günseli Berik; Yana van der Meulen Rodgers; Ann Zammit;] -- "The contributors to this edited volume explore the effects of various development strategies and associated macroeconomic policies on women's well-being and Development and Gender Equality book towards gender equality.

Although gender-related development issues have prompted serious debate, the absence of appropriate gender-aware macroeconomic analytical tools has penalized quantitative analyses. For economy-wide implications, the impact of macroeconomic policy can be analyzed succinctly by.

Gender Policy Developments and Policy Regimes in 22 OECD Countries, Article in International Journal of Health Services 41(4) October with 20. The formulation and integration of a country’s macroeconomic policy and poverty reduction strategy are iterative processes.

Poverty reduction strategies need first to be articulated (i.e., objectives and policies specified), then costed, and finally financed within the overall budget in a noninflationary manner. women, work, and the economy: macroeconomic gains from gender equity INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND 17 women’s economic success, and targeted communi cation strategies can.

MANILA, PHILIPPINES (15 January ) — Sound economic policies and strong institutions have transformed Asia and the Pacific over the past five decades into a center of global dynamism, according to a new book from the Asian Development Bank (ADB).

The book—Asia’s Journey to Prosperity: Policy, Market, and Technology Over 50 Years—explains the reasons for. Macroeconomic Policy Regimes The problem for some feminists with the overarching interest in women's economic empowerment is that it is characterized by a lack of any discussion concerning the links between economic growth, development and macroeconomic policy changes, and the perpetuation of gender inequality (Roberts and Soederberg, ).

As argued above, attempts to. Read "Social Justice and Gender Equality Rethinking Development Strategies and Macroeconomic Policies" by available from Rakuten Kobo. The contributors to this edited volume explore the effects of various development strategies and associated macroeconomi Brand: Taylor And Francis.

Taxation is the latest area of focused attention in this regard. There is now a quite strong body of work, including case studies, that demonstrates how the tax system can work to the disadvantage of socio-economic development and social goals including gender equality and women’s empowerment.

Taxation is the latest area of focused attention in this regard. There is now a quite strong body of work, including case studies, that demonstrates how the tax system can work to the disadvantage of socio-economic development and social goals including gender equality and women’s empowerment.

Tax Cooperation Policy Brief 8, July   Latin America experienced a decline in household income inequality in the s, in sharp contrast to growing inequality in other regions of the world. This has been attributed to macroeconomic policy, social spending, and increased returns to education.

This paper explores this issue from a gender perspective by econometrically evaluating how changes in economic structure and policy have Cited by: 7. Downloadable (with restrictions).

Author(s): Duflo, Esther. Abstract: Women’s empowerment and economic development are closely related: in one direction, development alone can play a major role in driving down inequality between men and women; in the other direction, empowering women may benefit development.

Does this imply that pushing just one of these two levers would set a virtuous. The contributors to this edited volume explore the effects of various development strategies and associated macroeconomic policies on women’s well-being and progress towards gender equality.

Detailed analyses of major UN reports on gender reveal the. Gender and Macroeconomics: Current State of Research and Future Directions. A conference organized by the Levy Economics Institute of Bard College with the generous support of The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation.

BGIA, New York City W. Chapter one focuses on the macroeconomic cost to growth and development that arises from rigid gender roles and associated gender asymmetries. Chapter two documents the progress made in gender mainstreaming by highlighting developments in data collection and monitoring that have moved beyond simply disaggregating data by male and female.

The European Commission represents the argument that gender equality contributes to economic growth as an innovative way to promote gender equality. However, the economic case represents a risk for gender equality advocates, because it may tame the emerging feminist criticism of the EU’s economic policies and by:   Villa, Paola, and Mark Smith.

Policy in the Time of Crisis: Employment Policy and Gender Equality in Europe. In Women and Austerity: The Economic Crisis and the Future for Gender Equality, ed. Maria Karamessini and Jill Rubery, – London: Routledge.

Google ScholarCited by: 8. Particularly in developing countries, much of the provisioning of basic needs occurs beyond the boundaries of market transactions. This book reveals a need to incorporate unpaid work in economic analysis—specifically, in the context of poverty and gender equality.

The research focuses on three significant regions: Africa, Latin America, and Asia. For instance, one EU-funded project targeted institutional capacity development inside the Ministry of Labor by training personnel for policy development ensuring gender equality in working life.

A new department was established for this purpose but, once the funding ran out, it became a ghost by: 3. Berik, Gunseli,"What's Macroeconomic Policy Got to Do with Gender Inequality?" (with Yana van der Meulen Rodgers) Global Social Policy 12(2): Bhattacharya, Haimanti and Dugar, Subhasish, "Status Incentives and Performance,"Managerial and Decision Economics 33():   With more expansionary policies, developing countries could increase GDP growth, employment and long-term public investment while improving gender equality.

Advocates for the SDGs can start by insisting that the entire range of macroeconomic policy options is fully explored and opened to a broader and more inclusive public debate.

In April ofthe International Monetary Fund gathered leading economists, both academics and policy makers, to address the shape of future macroeconomic policy. This book is the result, with prominent figures—including Ben Bernanke, Lawrence Summers, and Paul Volcker—offering essays that address topics that range from the measurement.

Gender equality and women’s rights analysis in development projects, policy design and recommendations from international institutions in general can contribute to a more inclusive governance. The IMF and the World Bank group should acknowledge, via formal Board-approved policy positions, the obligation not to undermine but rather to promote.

• Sets out the main fiscal policy instruments, both expenditure and tax, that have a significant impact on gender equality. • Provides a conceptual framework for the public financial management (PFM) institutions that play an enabling role in implementing gender-responsive fiscal policies.

Part of the Social Policy in a Development Context book series (SPDC) Abstract These changes have come in the wake of widespread realization of the failure of the neoliberal economic model to generate economic growth and dynamism, and to reduce by: Sound economic policies and strong institutions have transformed Asia and the Pacific over the past five decades into a center of global dynamism, according to a new book from the Asian Development Bank (ADB).

The book—Asia's Journey to Prosperity: Policy, Market, and Technology over 50 Years—explains the reasons for Asia's economic success. It has become increasingly evident over the last two years that the growth engine of the Brazilian economy has run out of steam. Despite relative resilience during the global financial crisis and following a quick recovery, economic growth registered just 1 percent in and a meager percent in Eduardo Wiesner's book makes an important contribution to the understanding of development by blending together the interdependent issues of macroeconomic performance and volatility, equity and distributive justice, fiscal deficits and the redistributive effectiveness of social public expenditures and the demand for the 'right' institutions and for policy reform in Latin America.

Downloadable. The main purpose of this paper is to analyze the impact of economic policy and structural change on gender inequality in employment and economic opportunities for a set of 18 Latin American countries over the time period We use three different methodologies to explore this question: 1) statistical description of changes in a range of gender inequality in economic.

Women make up a little over half of the world's population, but their contribution to measured economic activity and growth is far below its potential.

Despite significant progress in recent decades, labor markets across the world remain divided along gender lines, and progress toward gender equality seems to have stalled. The challenges of growth, job creation, and inclusion are closely. Rethinking Development Strategies and Macroeconomic Policies, 1st Edition Edited by Günseli Berik, Yana van der Meulen Rodgers, Ann Zammit The contributors to this edited volume explore the effects of various development strategies and associated macroeconomic policies on women’s well-being and progress towards gender equality.

Few studies have addressed the effect of gender policies on women's health and gender inequalities in health. This study aims to analyse the relationship between the orientation of public gender equality policies and gender inequalities in health in European countries, and whether this relationship is mediated by gender equality at country level or by other individual social determinants of Cited by:.

UN Sustainable Development Goal 5 reads, "Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls." Gender Equality at International Labour Organization (ILO) Describes ILO Policy on Gender Equality, and features relevant research studies, findings, and notable : Christopher C.

Brown.This work develops a set of regimes that link structures of economic growth with those of social reproduction. These regimes are then linked to groups of countries organized by economic structure and level of development to evaluate the macroeconomic consequences of a decline in gender inequality.This paper intends to explore a feminist economics perspective on business case arguments for gender equality in the UK labour market, where there are significant inequalities between men and women.

Policy discourse on gender equality has moved from one which emphasises ‘equal opportunities’ and notions of fairness and equal treatment to one which focuses on increasing economic efficiency Cited by: 2.