Unpaid Work and the Economy

Gender, Time Use and Poverty in Developing Countries

  • Rania Antonopoulos
  • Indira Hirway

About this book


This book presents research findings from across the global South that substantively improves our understanding of time-use, poverty and gender equalities, to shed light on why unpaid work is indispensable to economic analysis and effective policy making.


AIDS care Developing Countries gender Nation poverty service unemployment

Editors and affiliations

  • Rania Antonopoulos
    • 1
  • Indira Hirway
    • 2
  1. 1.‘Gender Equality and the Economy’The Levy Economics Institute of Bard CollegeUSA
  2. 2.Center for Development AlternativesIndia

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