The "Gender Gap" in India and China: A Comparative Study

  • Krishna Ahooja-Patel UN System

Abstract

This paper provides an in-depth comparison of economic and political decisions as they relate to women of two of the biggest and oldest societies in the world - India and China. Based on long experience with quantitative data, the author also raises questions about how much such data obscures the experience of women.
Published
1998-04-01
Section
Original Research