An autonomous research institute under the Ministry of Finance


Gender Budgeting in India

Publication date

Jan, 2003


Report submitted to the UNIFEM; Ministry of HRD.


Ashok 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.

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