What is missing in measures of Women's Empowerment?

  title={What is missing in measures of Women's Empowerment?},
  author={Hanny Cueva Beteta},
  journal={Journal of Human Development},
  pages={221 - 241}
This paper argues that the Gender Empowerment Measure is an incomplete and biased index on women's empowerment, which measures inequality among the most educated and economically advantaged and fails to include important non‐economic dimensions of decision‐making power both at the household level and over women's own bodies and sexuality. After addressing in more depth the relevance and limitations of existent and potential indicators on women's empowerment in the political and economic spheres… 
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