IRMA-International.org: Creator of Knowledge
Information Resources Management Association
Advancing the Concepts & Practices of Information Resources Management in Modern Organizations

Gender Economics: An Introduction to Contemporary Gender Economics

Gender Economics: An Introduction to Contemporary Gender Economics
View Sample PDF
Author(s): Susanne Moore (The Centre for Gender Economics and Innovation, Australia)
Copyright: 2017
Pages: 26
Source title: Discrimination and Diversity: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications
Source Author(s)/Editor(s): Information Resources Management Association (USA)
DOI: 10.4018/978-1-5225-1933-1.ch003

Purchase

View Gender Economics: An Introduction to Contemporary Gender Economics on the publisher's website for pricing and purchasing information.

Abstract

This chapter will introduce a definition of the theory of Gender Economics to create a development pathway for the future study of Gender Economics as a concept. The definition covers Gender Economics and its application in business at a micro level, as well as in policy and economic theory at a macro level. This chapter introduces Diversity Economics, a concept that looks at leveraging innovation and performance from diversity. This chapter firstly defines four major categories of economic activity where this author believes that gender, and particularly women, plays a role, i.e. Investment, Policy, Environment, Innovation and Health. Secondly this chapter details examples from three of the category definitions of Gender Economics.

Related Content

Deanna L. Trella. © 2020. 16 pages.
Ronald W. Whitaker II, Angela N. Campbell, Zakia Y. Gates, Lateefah Ellison-Metcalfe. © 2020. 12 pages.
Bryan Dewsbury. © 2020. 15 pages.
Peggy L. Moch. © 2020. 14 pages.
Sarah Benes. © 2020. 23 pages.
Amy Correia. © 2020. 13 pages.
Lyndsey A. Benharris. © 2020. 12 pages.
Body Bottom