An autonomous research institute under the Ministry of Finance

 

Gender-budgeting in India

Gender-budgeting in India

  • Completion date Jan., 2000
  • Sponsor UNIFEM; Ministry of HRD
  • Project leader Ashok Lahiri
  • Other faculty Lekha Chakraborty
  • Consultants/Other authors P.N. Bhattacharya
  • Focus

    The study aims at a diagnosis of the existing degree of gender inequality in India through gender segregation of the relevant macrodata; 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.