The Informal Economy and African Women Essay by Master Researcher

The Informal Economy and African Women
A look at the position of women in the informal economy of some African states.
# 40147 | 1,150 words | 7 sources | 2002 | US
Published on Oct 07, 2003 in Economics (International) , History (African) , Women Studies (General)

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This paper investigates the concept of the informal economy in African states in order to demonstrate how the people of Africa are working to survive outside of the traditional government- sanctioned economy. As women are those that are frequently most active in the informal economy, this paper specifically investigates the role of women in these informal economies.

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