Access-based or Transformative Empowerment for Women in Egypt and Tunisia since 2011
Alternative Policy Solutions
Beyond delineating what we claim to know about the actual economic situation of women in Egypt and Tunisia before and after the uprisings of 2010-2011, there looms the question of how observers and agents of change define women’s economic “empowerment” and what purposes are served by the changes they propose to improve it.
Pfeifer, Karen, "Access-based or Transformative Empowerment for Women in Egypt and Tunisia since 2011" (2019). Economics: Faculty Publications, Smith College, Northampton, MA.