Female labour force participation in MENA's manufacturing sector: The implications of firm-related and national factors

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Fakih, Ali; Ghazalian, Pascal L.;
(2013)
  • Publisher: Bonn: Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA)
  • Subject: female labour force participation, fractional logit model, manufacturing firms, MENA region | manufacturing firms | fractional logit model | J82 | J21 | J23 | MENA region | J16 | female labour force participation
    • jel: jel:J82 | jel:J23 | jel:J21 | jel:J16
      ddc: ddc:330

The Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region falls behind several other geo-economic regions in terms of women's participation rates in the labour market. This paper examines the implications of firm-related and national factors for Female Labour Force Participation (... View more
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