The Effects of Fiscal Policieson the Economic Development of Women in the Middle East and North Africa »
Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Nicole Laframboise , and Tea Trumbic
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 December 2003
Keywords: government social spending, gender bias, public spending, public expenditure, female literacy, Subsidies, and Revenue, National Government Expenditures and Related Policies,
Statistics indicate that the economic and social development of women in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) compares unfavorably with most regions in the world. This paper assesses the influence of government...