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Changes in women"s economic role in Thailand

Mathana Phananiramai.

Changes in women"s economic role in Thailand

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Published by Human Research and Social Development Program, Thailand Development Research Institute in Bangkok .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Thailand.,
  • Thailand
    • Subjects:
    • Women -- Employment -- Thailand.,
    • Women -- Thailand -- Social conditions.,
    • Women -- Thailand -- Economic conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Mathana Phananiramai, Suganya Hutaserani.
      ContributionsSuganya Hutaserani., Sathāban Wičhai phư̄a Kānphatthanā Prathēt Thai. Fāi Kānwičhai Sapphayākō̜n Manut læ Phatthanā Sangkhom.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD6192.55 .M37 1992
      The Physical Object
      Pagination39, [38] leaves ;
      Number of Pages39
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1065642M
      LC Control Number93917415

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Rice is by far the leading commercial crop. The main exports are textiles and footwear, fishing products, rice, rubber, computers and electronics.

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Economic Market Revolution The Market Revolution was a shift from regional markets to national markets. Economic Research and Regional Cooperation Department. HiGHliGHts What does the evidence show.

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It discusses the Social and Cultural Changes that have occured. The ranking of Indian women in economic empowerment iswhere means equality. This is a dangerous state of affairs for any society. Denying women opportunities to realise their potential is a waste of human capital and bar to economic progress.

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