Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Rasmané Ouedraogo , and Idrissa Ouedraogo
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 16 August 2019
Keywords: Labor force participation, Demographic indicators, Nonmetropolitan areas, Labor force, Poverty, gender equality, electoral violence, Africa, female-to-male, structural violence
We examine the impact of gender equality on electoral violence in Africa using micro-level data from the sixth round of Afrobarometer surveys. The sample covers 30 countries. We find that gender equality is associa...