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Type Working Paper - Brookings
Title Why aren’t Sri Lankan Women Translating their Educational Gains into Workforce Advantages?
Author(s)
Publication (Day/Month/Year) 2015
Page numbers 0-0
URL http://www.brookings.edu/research/papers/2015/12/05-sri-lanka-labor-workforce-education-gunewardena
Abstract
The last two decades have seen a phenomenal rise in girls’ education and a concomitant decline or stagnation in labor market outcomes for women, especially in female labor force participation in central and southeastern Europe, East Asia, Southeast Asia, and South Asia.

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