Impact of Government Budgets on Poverty and Gender Equality

Citation:

Esim, Simel. 2000. “Impact of Government Budgets on Poverty and Gender Equality." Paper presented at the Inter-Agency Workshop on Improving the Effectiveness of Integrating Gender into Government Budgets, Commonwealth Secretariat, London, April 26-27.

Author: Simel Esim

Abstract:

In this paper Simel Esim (2000) focuses on expenditure and revenue instruments of fiscal policy as strategic entry points for engendering macroeconomics. The paper also includes a discussion of the potential implications of monetary policy and overall fiscal stance on poverty and gender equality. (Abstract from UN Women)

Topics: Economies, Poverty, Gender, Gender Budgeting, Gendered Power Relations, Gender Equality/Inequality

Year: 2000

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