Attitudes to Female Employment in Four Middle Eastern Countries
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It is well known that women’s participation in the labour force is low in Middle Eastern countries. Although it is thought that current data-gathering techniques bias downwards the measurement of women’s economic activity, particularly in developing countries,1 there is some evidence that female labour force participation in the Muslim Middle East is low even compared to other developing countries.
KeywordsLabour Force Female Worker Female Employment Female Labour Force Participation Middle Eastern Country
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