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In brief... Oil: the impact on women's work
Stephan E. Maurer and Andrei V. Potlogea
July 2015
Paper No' CEPCP443:
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CentrePiece 20 (1) Summer 2015

JEL Classification: R1; N5; O1; J1

Tags: oil; structural transformation; female labor force; participation; gender pay gap

Stephan Maurer and Andrei Potlogea explore whether oil-dominated economies are naturally biased against women's labour market participation.

This article summarises ‘Fueling the Gender Gap? Oil and Women’s Labor and Marriage Market Outcomes’ by Stephan Maurer and Andrei Potlogea, CEP Discussion Paper No. 1280.