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January 19, 2021
Before COVID-19 hit, women’s labor force participation, access to finance, pay, and advancement were all already unequal to men’s, and the pandemic...
December 2, 2020
The Birdsall House Conference on Women identifies and highlights leading research and scholarly findings on women’s empowerment in the field of...
September 25, 2019
Household surveys typically identify a head of household and disaggregate this information by sex. Female headship is both commonly used and heavily...
July 17, 2019
Mobile savings can reduce the transaction costs for women business owners, allow women to more safely account for their money, and help women develop...
December 5, 2018
Digital technology–from automation to fintech and smart apps–permeates nearly all aspects of business and economic growth. And as...
November 13, 2018
Over 1 billion women lack access to financial services due to economic and social barriers, time and mobility constraints, and discrimination...
July 25, 2018
Many practitioners and researchers are grappling with how to better measure women’s and girls’ empowerment in impact evaluations. Which approaches to...
June 11, 2018
There is a lot of development data out there. But how do we translate this information into better development decisions--and better outcomes? ...

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