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Women, Business and the Law. Removing barriers to economic inclusion: Measuring gender parity in 141 economies

15.05.2015 / Created by (EMWF)

The report aims to assess the distinctions established by the regulations, institutions or laws between men and women and their impact on women' s capacity to work or create an enterprise. It measures and compares gender parity in 141 countries all over the world in diverse fields such as access to institutions, employment, credit or justice, opening a bank account or retirement age. It notably examines 21 legal differentiations concerning single women and 24 legal differentiations concerning married women. 


  • Type of publication : Study / Report
  • Author : Société financière internationale(SFI) de laBanque Mondiale
  • Publishing house : World Bank
  • Publication date : 2011
  • Number of pages : 160
  • Language : English


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