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Ladies first ? firm-level evidence on the labor impacts of the East Asian crisis (English)

Abstract

In a crisis, do employers place the burden of adjustment disproportionately on female employees? Relying on household and labor force data, existing studies of the distributional impact of crises have not been able to address this question. This paper...  See More +

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  • Hallward-Driemeier, Mary; Rijkers, Bob; Waxman, Andrew;
  • 2011/09/01
  • Policy Research Working Paper;
  • WPS5789
  • 1
  • 1
  • East Asia and PacificIndonesia
  • East Asia and Pacific
  • 2011/09/01
  • Disclosed
  • Ladies first ? firm-level evidence on the labor impacts of the East Asian crisis
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