Exports, Gender Wage Gaps and Poverty in Honduras

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de Hoyos, Rafael E. ; Bussolo, Maurizio ; Núñez, Oscar (2012)
  • Publisher: Taylor and Francis
  • Subject: trade liberalization | maquila | poverty | gender wage gap

This paper identifies and estimates the reduction in poverty attributable to the improved opportunities that international trade integration offered to women in Honduras. The expansion of the export-oriented maquila sector has brought gender equality both in terms of em... View more
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