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1.

Female Labour Force Participation: Past Trends and Main Determinants in OECD Countries

OECD Working Paper No. 376
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 25 Oct 2013
Working Paper Series
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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2.

The Role of Women in the Nation and State Building Projects in South Sudan

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 13 Apr 2017
Working Paper Series
The Zambakari Advisory, LLC
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3.

The Changing Status of Women in India - the Challenges Ahead

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 27 Jul 2006
Working Paper Series
Independent Author and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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4.

Role of Education in Women Empowerment and Development: Issues and Impact

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 27 Sep 2015
Working Paper Series
Poornaprajna College and St. Aloysius Evening College
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5.

Role of Gender Equality in Development - a Literature Review

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 27 Dec 2005
Working Paper Series
University of Helsinki and HECER - Department of Economics
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6.

Prospects and Challenges of Women Entrepreneurs in Nigeria

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 28 Nov 2012
Working Paper Series
Independent
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7.

Sustainability of Microfinance Self Help Groups in India: Would Federating Help?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3516
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 09 Feb 2005
Working Paper Series
World Bank
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8.

Micro Finance and Empowerment of Women: An Impact Study of SHGs

Indian Streams Research Journal, Vol. 4, No. 8, September 2014
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 21 Sep 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Gulbarga University
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9.

Women-Empowerment Through Women Entrepreneurship (A Study of Faizabad Zone of Uttar-Pradesh)

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 15 Jul 2011
Working Paper Series
Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India (EDI) and Independent
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10.

The Global Findex Database 2014: Measuring Financial Inclusion Around the World

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7255
Number of pages: 97 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group, World Bank, World Bank and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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11.

Financial Inclusion and Legal Discrimination Against Women: Evidence from Developing Countries

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6416
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group, World Bank and World Bank
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12.

Microfinance and Female Empowerment

Cahier de Reserche Working Paper No. 06-03
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 08 Feb 2006
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Université Laval - Département d'Économique and University of Montreal
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13.

Critical Factors of Women Entrepreneurship Development in Rural Bangladesh

Bangladesh Development Research Working Paper No. 5
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 14 May 2009
Working Paper Series
Rajshahi University
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14.

Opting Out among Women with Elite Education

Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 13-05
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 22 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 15 May 2013
Working Paper Series
Vanderbilt University - Law School
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15.

Violence Against Women in India: A Case for Research in Tackling the Menace

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 31 May 2013
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Symbiosis International University - Symbiosis School of Biomedical Sciences (SSBS) and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Presumed Incompetent: The Intersections of Race and Class for Women in Academia

PRESUMED INCOMPETENT: THE INTERSECTIONS OF RACE AND CLASS FOR WOMEN IN ACADEMIA, Gabriella Gutierrez y Muhs, Yolanda Flores Niemann, Carmen G. Gonzalez, and Angela P. Harris, eds., Utah State University Press, June 2012, Seattle University School of Law Research Paper No. 12-14
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 12 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 28 Mar 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Seattle University School of Law and University of California, Davis - King Hall School of Law
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17.

Economic Empowerment of Rural Women by Self Help Group through Micro Credit

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 22 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 11 Mar 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Madras

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18.

Economic Development and Female Labor Force Participation in India

IIM Bangalore Research Paper No. 414
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 25 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 05 May 2015
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University of Goettingen (Gottingen) and Indian Institute of Management (IIMB), Bangalore
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19.

The Gender Dimensions of Globalization of Production

ILO Working Paper No. 17
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 03 Jan 2007
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University of Hertfordshire, University of Sussex - Publications Office and University of Sussex, Institute of Development Studies
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20.

Factors Affecting the Performance of Female Entrepreneurship: Evidence from Punjab, Pakistan

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 04 Jun 2014
Working Paper Series
Sheffield Hallam University
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21.

Women Empowerment in Assam

PCC Journal of Economics and Commerce, 6(6): 61-74.
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 12 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 05 Jun 2015
Accepted Paper Series
North-Eastern Hill University and Doomdooma College
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22.

Roles of Women in National Development: A Study of Late Professor Dora Nkemakunyili

European Journal of Scientific Research, Vol. 133, No 2 , Pp. 143-160, June 2015
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 10 Aug 2017 Last Revised: 10 Aug 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Covenant University, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Covenant University and Covenant University
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The Role of Women Education for a Sustainable Development of the Balanced Society

Nitte University, Fourth International Conference on Higher Education: Special Emphasis on Management Education, December 29-30 2014
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 30 Mar 2015
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Kuvempu University and Kuvempu University - Department of Studies in Economics
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24.

Measuring the Economic Gain of Investing in Girls: The Girl Effect Dividend

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5753
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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American University of Beirut and World Bank
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25.

Effect of Migration on Agricultural Productivity and Women Empowerment in Bihar

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 17 Jul 2012
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Dr Rajendra Prasad Central Agricultural University, Dr. Rajendra Prasad Central Agricultural University and Sanjay Gandhi Institute of Dairy Technology
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26.

Work Life Balance of Women Employees in the Information Technology Industry

Asian Journal of Management Research, ISSN 2229-3795, Vol 5, No. 3, pp 323-343
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 20 Jan 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Symbiosis International University - Symbiosis Centre for Information Technology (SCIT), Sikkim Manipal University and Symbiosis Centre of Management and Human Resource Development
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27.

High-Value Work and the Rise of Women: The Cotton Revolution and Gender Equality in China

Number of pages: 90 Posted: 28 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 10 Dec 2016
Working Paper Series
New York University (NYU) - New York University Abu Dhabi
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28.

When Harry Fired Sally: The Double Standard in Punishing Misconduct

Harvard Business School Finance Working Paper No. 19-047
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 13 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 17 Oct 2018
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Harvard University - Business School (HBS), University of Texas at Austin - Department of Finance and Stanford University

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Women Empowerment and Microfinance: A Case Study of Pakistan

African Journal of Business Management Vol. 6(22), pp. 6497-6503, 6 June 2012
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 17 Oct 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Federal Urdu University of Arts Science & Technology, affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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30.

Changing Social Institutions to Improve the Status of Women in Developing Countries

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 27 Dec 2005
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Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD) - Development Centre (DEV) and Université Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne
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31.

The Barriers that Hinder the Success of Women Entrepreneurs in Gauteng, South Africa

OIDA International Journal of Sustainable Development, Vol. 3, No. 5, pp. 11-28, 2012
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 07 Feb 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Johannesburg - Department of Industrial Psychology and People Management, Faculty of Management and University of Johannesburg - Department of Industrial Psychology and People Management, Faculty of Management
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32.

Women Entrepreneurs in India: Socio Economic Constraints

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 14 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 25 Dec 2013
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Jazan University, Jazan, KSA
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33.

Affirmative Action for Women in Indian Constitution

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 15 Aug 2012
Working Paper Series
KIIT LAW SCHOOL
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34.

The Alleged Gender Pay Gap: A Comment on Horwitz

Number of pages: 4 Posted: 02 Apr 2017
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Fayetteville State University - Department of Accounting
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35.

Gender Equality and Economic Development: The Role for Information and Communication Technologies

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3285
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank
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36.

Micro Credit Program of Selected NGOs: An Empirical Study on Rural Women of Comilla District in Bangladesh

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 11 Feb 2009
Working Paper Series
Western Illinois State University
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Feminization of Agricultural Labor and Women's Domestic Status: Evidence from Labor Households in India

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 12 Dec 2006
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University of Liverpool Management School (ULMS) - Economics Division
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38.

Women and Poverty in India: Law and Social Change

Canadian Journal of Women and the Law, Vol. 6, p. 278, 1993
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 14 Aug 2008
Accepted Paper Series
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law and School of Law, Queen Mary University of London
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39.

Women Empowerment Through Decision Making

Yogendrarajah, Rathiranee, (2013), Women Empowerment through Decision Making, The International Journal of Economics and Business Management, Volume 3, Issue 1, December 2013 EAST Publications, ISSN 2250 - 2750.
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 03 May 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Jaffna
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Blockchains and the G20: Building an Inclusive, Transparent and Accountable Digital Economy

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 20 Mar 2017
Working Paper Series
Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law & International Law
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41.

What Should China Do About its Gender Imbalance Problem?

E-merge, Vol. 4, May 2003
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 20 May 2004
Accepted Paper Series
Duke University
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42.

Analysing the Growth of Women Entrepreneurship in India.

Thomas Asha E. (2016). Analysing the Growth of Women Entrepreneurship in India. Primax International Journal of Commerce and Management Research, special issues, 309-311
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 14 Mar 2018
Accepted Paper Series
Mahatma Gandhi University

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43.

Gender and Development (GAD) Awareness in a Higher Education Institution

International Journal of Educational Science and Research (IJESR), Vol. 6, Issue 3, June 2016
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 14 Sep 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Polytechnic University of the Philippines and Polytechnic University of the Philippines
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Role of Micro Finance & Self Help Groups in Women Empowerment: A Case Study of District Mewat

International Journal of Entrepreneurship & Business Environment Perspectives, Volume 1, Number 2, October-December 2012
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 18 Feb 2013
Accepted Paper Series
M D University - Y.M.D. College and Research Scholar at Center for Studies in Economics and Planning, School of Social Science, Central University of Gujarat (INDIA)
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The Impact of Armed Conflict on Women: Perspectives from Nigerian Women

OIDA International Journal of Sustainable Development, Vol. 2, No. 5, pp. 81-86, 2010
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 21 Feb 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Institute of Peace and Conflict - Ministry of Foreign Affairs and American University - School of Business Economics, and Entrepreneurship
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Challenges Facing by Women in Accessing Credit from Microfinance Institutions in Sri Lanka

The International Journal for Economics and Business Management, Volume 3, Issue 1, December 2013, EAST Publications, Tirunelvely, Tamil Nadu.
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 29 Apr 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Jaffna and University of Kelaniya
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47.

In-Group Bias in Financial Markets

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 13 Dec 2016 Last Revised: 03 Jul 2019
Working Paper Series
University of Missouri-Columbia, University of Miami - Miami Herbert Business School, University of Mannheim - Department of Finance and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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Are Early Stage Investors Biased Against Women?

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 17 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 22 Nov 2018
Accepted Paper Series
California Institute of Technology - Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences and University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management
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Some Thoughts on Toilets, Transgenders, and the LGBT 'Community'

Number of pages: 5 Posted: 13 Apr 2016
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Fayetteville State University - Department of Accounting
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Work Life Balance and Women Bidi Workers in Tirunelvelli District, Tamilnadu, India

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 27 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 23 Mar 2010
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affiliation not provided to SSRN, Srimad Andavan College of Arts and Science and Karpagam University - Department of Management Studies
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