Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Joshua Comenetz , Ales Bulir , and Zuzana Brixiova
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 August 2001
Keywords: Gender gap, growth, girls, female teachers, female education, enrollment rates, Labor Discrimination, Education: Government Policy, Welfare and Poverty: Other,
This paper shows that during the 1990s, and before the 1998-2000 border war with Eritrea, the gender gap in education in Eritrea has widened on the national level, and large regional disparities have persisted. The...