Analysis of Gender Disparity in Economic Growth of Third World Economy




Gender Disparity, Economic Growth, Third World, Economy, Empowerment


This article focuses on the gender gap in economic growth across the third world. It has been noted in the past that women’s labour is never viewed as being on par with men’s labour. Promoting a stronger role for women helps the economy, improves child survival and family health, and decreases reproduction, reducing population growth rates, according to global experience. In other words, egalitarianism is vital for long-term prosperity. In every country, women make up half of the population. We need to consider how women contribute to a nation’s economic development. According to the United Nations (1993), they only receive a modest percentage of chances and advantages. Women’s empowerment will directly impact economic diversification, increased productivity, and income equality, all of which will lead to other beneficial development outcomes. In this paper, emphasis has been put up on the comparative understanding of developed and developing nations. Additionally, a broad comparison is made for both nations. Some instances are also mentioned where women have contributed significantly to global economic progress.

Author Biography

Dr. Vandana Mishra, Assistant Professor, Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, Integral university, Lucknow

Dr. Vandana Mishra earned her Bachelor of Arts in Sociology from Kanpur University in Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh, India, and her Master of Arts in Sociology from Kanpur University in Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh, India. She received her Ph.D. in Sociology from Banaras Hindu University in Banaras, Uttar Pradesh, India. She has qualified UGC-NET in Sociology She has numerous research papers published in various academic journals in India, She attended various National and International conferences. She has almost 9 years of teaching experience. She is currently an Assistant Professor (Sociology) at Integral University in Lucknow's Department of Humanities and Social Sciences. She also serves on the Board of Studies for the Department of Humanities and Social Sciences at Integral University in Lucknow.


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How to Cite

Mishra, V. (2023). Analysis of Gender Disparity in Economic Growth of Third World Economy. RESEARCH REVIEW International Journal of Multidisciplinary, 8(6), 104–111.