Tracing out the U‐shape relationship between female labor force participation rate and economic development for Pakistan

@inproceedings{Fatima2009TracingOT,
  title={Tracing out the U‐shape relationship between female labor force participation rate and economic development for Pakistan},
  author={Ambreen Fatima and Humera Sultana},
  year={2009}
}
Purpose – Several studies have provided empirical evidence that female labor force participation rate exhibits a U-shape during the process of economic development. The purpose of this paper is to explore the existence of U-shape relationship in the case of Pakistan and if it does exist, what factors determine this U-shape relationship? Design/methodology/approach – For the estimation purpose data according to provinces and regions are pooled for three years. The model is estimated using a… CONTINUE READING

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