Developments in Practice: Methodologies and Approaches to Gender Budgeting

  • Elisabeth Klatzer
  • Tindara Addabbo
  • Gloria Alarcon-García
  • Angela O’Hagan


Offering an overview of distinctive methodological developments in gender budgeting (GB) and analysis of budget and public policy processes, this chapter discusses various approaches. It introduces examples of different applied and emerging methods for practical adoption and implementation of GB. While clearly visible conditions for the adoption and implementation of GB can be identified and characterised, sustaining gender analysis across the policy and budgetary process presents enduring challenges. This chapter sets out methodologies for attempting gender-responsive budgets and the various approaches adopted in divergent contexts.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Elisabeth Klatzer
    • 1
  • Tindara Addabbo
    • 2
  • Gloria Alarcon-García
    • 3
  • Angela O’Hagan
    • 4
  1. 1.Independent Researcher-Activist and International ConsultantFeminist Economics and Gender Responsive BudgetingViennaAustria
  2. 2.Department of Economics Marco Biagi and CAPPUniversity of Modena and Reggio EmiliaModenaItaly
  3. 3.Department of Taxation and Public FinanceUniversity of MurciaMurciaSpain
  4. 4.Glasgow Caledonian UniversityGlasgowUK

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