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Measuring the economic gain of investing in girls : the girl effect dividend (English)

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Although girls are approximately half the youth population in developing countries, they contribute less than their potential to the economy. The objective of this paper is to quantify the opportunity cost of girls' exclusion from productive employment... See More +

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  • Chaaban, Jad; Cunningham, Wendy;
  • 2011/08/01
  • Policy Research Working Paper
  • WPS5753
  • 1 of 1
  • World
  • The World Region
  • 2011/08/01
  • Measuring the economic gain of investing in girls : the girl effect dividend
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