The Impact of Economic Resource Transfers to Women Versus Men
A Systematic Review
Published in: Yoong, J., Rabinovich, L., Diepeveen, S. The impact of economic resource transfers to women versus men: a systematic review. Technical report. (London: EPPI-Centre, Social Science Research Unit, Institute ofEducation, University of London, 2012), 113 p
Posted on RAND.org on July 01, 2012
This systematic review examined the question: "what is the evidence of the impact on family well-being of giving economic resources to women relative to the impact of giving them to men?" This review is of interest to policy-makers and funders in developed and developing countries, given the recent growth in the number of poverty alleviation transfer programs that implicitly or explicitly designate women as transfer recipients.
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