Hopes Dashed?: The Economics of Gender Inequality

Author(s): Prue Hyman

NZ History and Society

'What has happened to New Zealand women's economic and social status over the last twenty years?'In 1994, economist Prue Hyman published Women and Economics, an overview of the status of women in the New Zealand economy. Much has changed since then - but how much? Has the promise of equality been fulfilled in the labour market? Is unpaid domestic work being given the recognition it deserves? In this BWB Text, Hyman surveys the mixed record of the past two decades, revealing that the work of feminism is not over yet.

Product Information

Prue Hyman is a former Associate Professor of Economics and Gender and Women's Studies at Victoria University of Wellington.

General Fields

  • : 9780994135469
  • : Bridget Williams Books
  • : Bridget Williams Books
  • : February 2017
  • : 180mm X 110mm
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Prue Hyman
  • : Very Good
  • : 120