Global Resources

The economics of gender inequality: towards gender responsive budgeting

Author: Debbie Budlender, Diane Elson, Guy Hewitt
Publisher: id21 Development Research Reporting Service
Publication Date: Jan 2002
Are budgets and revenue systems as gender neutral as they may appear to be? Can gender be incorporated into economic governance? How can women and civil society organisations be more involved in preparing budgets, scrutinising expenditure and collecting and analysing macroeconomic data that is disaggregated by sex?