Gender Budgeting in India
Publication dateJan, 2003
DetailsReport submitted to the UNIFEM; Ministry of HRD.
AuthorsAshok K. Lahiri, Lekha S. Chakraborty, P. N. Bhattacharyya, Hiranya Mukhopadhyay and Anuradha Bhasin
The study aims at a diagnosis of the existing degree of gender inequality in India through gender segregation of the relevant macro-data; valuation of the existing non-NAS unpaid work of women; gender disaggregated benefit incidence analysis of public expenditure and to prescribe policy suggestions to build in a gender sensitive national budgeting process.