The effect of domestic work on girls' schooling

Evidence from Egypt

In Egypt, girls' work primarily takes the form of domestic tasks, which are not considered in many studies of child labor. This paper investigates the effect of girls' work on their school attendance. It uses a modified bivariate probit approach to estimate the effect of work on schooling...

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Volume: 16
Main Author: Assaad, Ragui
Levison, Deborah
Zibani, Nadia
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: ABINGDON Routledge 2010
ROUTLEDGE JOURNALS, TAYLOR & FRANCIS LTD
Taylor and Francis Journals
published in: Feminist economics Vol. 16; no. 1; pp. 79 - 128
ORCID: 0000-0002-2608-5335
Data of publication: 2010
ISSN: 1354-5701
1466-4372
EISSN: 1466-4372
Discipline: Women's Studies
Economics
Series: Feminist Economics
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