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Type Working Paper - Development
Title Gender, poverty and globalization in India
Volume 50
Issue 2
Publication (Day/Month/Year) 2007
Page numbers 134-140
URL http://www.palgrave-journals.com/development/journal/v50/n2/abs/1100367a.html
Rekha Pande argues that globalization in India has produced a very uneven distribution of resources along caste, gender and tribal lines. Poor women in rural areas and in the informal sector have been the worst hit by recent economic transformations. Yet, there is very little realization that developmental policies in general and structural adjustment in particular is not gender neutral.

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