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Women, business and the law 2018.

Author: World Bank,
Publisher: Washington, DC : World Bank Group, [2018] ©2018
Series: World Bank e-Library.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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How can governments ensure that women have the same employment and entrepreneurship opportunities as men? One important step is to level the legal playing field so that the rules for operating in the worlds of work and business apply equally regardless of gender. Women, Business and the Law 2018, the fifth edition in a series, examines laws affecting women's economic inclusion in 189 economies worldwide. It tracks  Read more...
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Women, business, and the law 2018.
[Place of publication not identified] : World Bank Group, ©2018
187 pages
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: World Bank,
ISBN: 9781464812538 1464812535
OCLC Number: 1034725084
Description: 1 online resource (180 pages) : color illustrations, 1 color map
Contents: Key findings --
About Women, Business and the Law --
Women's financial inclusion and the law --
Summaries of Women, Business and the Law reforms --
Data notes --
Economy tables.
Series Title: World Bank e-Library.

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How can governments ensure that women have the same employment and entrepreneurship opportunities as men? One important step is to level the legal playing field so that the rules for operating in the worlds of work and business apply equally regardless of gender. Women, Business and the Law 2018, the fifth edition in a series, examines laws affecting women's economic inclusion in 189 economies worldwide. It tracks progress that has been made over the past two years while identifying opportunities for reform to ensure economic empowerment for all. The report updates all indicators as of June 1, 2017 and explores new areas of research, including financial inclusion.

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