Gender Inequality and Economic Participation

Gender Inequality and Economic Participation

Paper Session

Tuesday, July 16, 2024

12:00 Noon – 2:00 PM (GMT) 

Seminar Room 5                                    Chair: Evelyn Nyadwera, Pennsylvania State University

Gender Inequality and Women’s Empowerment in Sub-Saharan Africa: How Social Norms Affect Labor

Laurent-Fabrice Ambassa*, University of Douala; Bidiasse Honoré University of Douala

Gender-based Income Inequality and its Determinant in Informal Sectors: The Case of Addis Ababa

Etsehiwot Semreab*, Federal Technical and Vocational Training Institute

Arega Shumatei

Does Oil Affect Female Labour Force participation? Evidence from Oil Endowed Economy, Nigeria

Omowumi Idowu*, Ekiti State University

Oluwasola Omoju, National Institute of Legislative and Democratic Studies 

Oluwaseun Oyebamiji, Ege University 

Micheal Adu Okyere, Clean Air Task Force