The impact of hosting refugees on the intra‐household allocation of tasks: A gender perspective

This paper examines whether the presence of refugees alters the intra‐household allocation of tasks across genders in the hosting population. Using panel data (pre‐ and post‐refugee inflow) from Kagera, a rural region of Tanzania, we find that the refugee shock led to women being less likely to enga...

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Volume: 22
Main Author: Ruiz, Isabel
Vargas‐Silva, Carlos
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: 01.11.2018
published in: Review of development economics Vol. 22; no. 4; pp. 1461 - 1488
ORCID: 0000-0002-8195-4943
Data of publication: November 2018
ISSN: 1363-6669
EISSN: 1467-9361
Discipline: Economics
Bibliography: This paper has received support from UNU‐WIDER.
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